Our Beliefs

Each member of the Riverhill community should embrace the following for our students: Every student will be encouraged to develop a positive self-concept, acceptable manners and discipline, and appropriate social skills. Every student will be encouraged to seek answers to questions and to learn new methods for acquiring information. Every student will be encouraged to learn appropriate computer skills and …

COVID Frequently Asked Questions

We are glad you are ready to return to campus this Fall! It has been quite the Summer, and while there are a lot of things we cannot control or address with our plans, we have been diligent in keeping up with local and national medical recommendations for schools in the midst of this pandemic. We realize that this COVID-19 …

Safer Together Plans

In an effort to keep the Riverhill Family as up to date as possible on our “Safer Together” plan for a safe return to classes at Riverhill, I am excited to share the following plan with you. First day of in-person school at Riverhill School–Tuesday, August 11 Social Distancing and other CDC guidelines observed in classrooms and in hallways Staff …

Riverhill Named Blue Ribbon School for the Eighth Consecutive Year

PRESS RELEASE Alabama Independent School Association July 2020 AISA BLUE RIBBON SCHOOLS RECOGNIZED The Alabama Independent School Association is pleased to announce that Riverhill School has attained the AISA BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL designation for the 2019-2020 school year. An AISA BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL exemplifies excellence in teaching, student performance, school life, and school and community interaction. A BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL …

The REAL Riverhill School

How is it possible to be extremely excited and poignantly sad at the same time? While these are definitely conflicting emotions, they are the emotions being felt by numerous members of the Riverhill Family at this particular time in the life of this special place we call Riverhill School! Riverhill has been located in these great old buildings in the …

STEAM ACADEMY NEWS

  These are exciting days for the RIVERHILL STEAM ACADEMY!  Application has been made for Accreditation of the program through Cognia, a forward-thinking accreditation agency focused on improving educational opportunities for all learners.  Currently, a STEAM Accreditation Committee is hard at work collecting necessary information for the Accreditation process–which is anticipate be be completed in the Spring of 2021. RIVERHILL …

25 Reasons the Riverhill Staff Loves Their Students

It’s no secret that the Riverhill Staff loves their students so much! We asked them to name 25 reasons why, and here is what they said: They are willing to explore new ideas. They are unique. They have sweet spirits. They enjoy laughing. They make us feel loved – every day. They are super creative. They make us smile. They …

25 Reasons We Love Riverhill

Riverhill School is often called “The Way School Should Be”. There are so many reasons why the Riverhill Family embodies a community of people who love learning and love each other, but here are 25 reasons why we love it: Students who are excited and ready to learn Dedicated, loving, caring, supportive staff One Family (Students, Parents, Staff) Community Service …

Late Elementary School – A Foundation for Life

Riverhill School has a proud tradition of excellence in Late Elementary education. From an accelerated curriculum to a safe school environment to a nurturing staff, Riverhill excels in all areas for fourth, fifth, and sixth grade students. Students are challenged to set high goals and to work work hard to achieve those goals while still retaining their individuality and their creativity. Our fourth, fifth, …

High Marks from AdvancED

Riverhill School is accredited through AdvancED, an umbrella organization that includes SACS, AISA, and numerous other accrediting agencies. AdvancED covers over 32,000 public and independent institutions in over 70 countries and involves 20 million students. Schools are required to go through a re-accreditation process every five years. This process includes a visit from an External Review Team that spends several days on campus interviewing stakeholders …