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Sep
24
Mon
Fall Enrichment Classes Begin
Sep 24 all-day

Registration for After School Fall Enrichment Classes is open now! Classes begin the week of September 24th and end right before winter break.  

With options including from Acting, Art, Spanish, and Sports there is something for everyone at River. Many classes sell out quickly, so register early! At this time, there are 3 spots available in Tinkering as well as Crazy 8s Math. To register, use this form. Email Capitola Anderson, Coordinator of After School Enrichment Programs, with any questions.  

Sep
25
Tue
Open House for Prospective Families
Sep 25 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am

The River School is hosting a series of Parent & Child Admission Open Houses. Prospective families can bring their children and visit our vibrant, theme-based classrooms, engage with teachers, meet administrators and tour the school. Open Houses are from 9:00 am – 10:00 am on September 25, October 12, October 20, November 29 and January 9.  Register for an Open House.

Sep
26
Wed
Sibling Photos
Sep 26 @ 8:00 am – 9:00 am

Sibling photos are available from 8:00 – 9:00 am and parents/caregivers must accompany children for sibling photos. An online sign up will be available for you to reserve a spot.

Individual student and class photos will be taken Freed Spirit Photography starting at 9:00 am.

Once the photo galleries are available, you will receive an email with details on how to purchase photos. A flyer will be emailed with details on what to expect for photo day and what students should wear.

Photos will be taken outside. Rain date is October 3.

School Photo Day
Sep 26 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Individual student and class photos will be taken outside by Freed Spirit Photography on September 26. Sibling photos are available from 8:00 – 9:00 am and parents/caregivers must accompany their children for sibling photos.

Once the photo galleries are available, you will receive an email with details on how to purchase photos. A flyer will be emailed with details on what to expect for photo day and what students should wear.

Photos will be taken outside. Rain date is October 3.

Sep
27
Thu
New Family Social
Sep 27 @ 6:15 pm – 7:00 pm
Back To School Night
Sep 27 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Event Schedule
6:15 – 7:00: New Families Social
7:00 – 7:25 pm: Classroom Session 
7:30 – 7:55 pm: Classroom Session 
7:30 – 8:30 pm: All Families Social 

Plan on joining us for Back-to-School Night! The evening will begin with classroom visits with teachers to learn about the year ahead. There are two sessions for each class so parents with more than one child can visit two classrooms. 

The first session is 7:00 pm to 7:25 pm and the second session is 7:30 – 7:55 pm. Arts and Sciences Faculty will be in their classrooms during both sessions and welcome visits and questions from parents. 

Following classroom time is a parent social with light refreshments in the front garden and lobby. Please note that Back to School Night is a parent only event. 

Sep
29
Sat
PreK Playdate: Blue Crabs/Crayfish
Sep 29 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Oct
2
Tue
Sign Up Begins: Conferences
Oct 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
Oct
3
Wed
Make Up Day: School Photos
Oct 3 all-day
Oct
4
Thu
Board of Trustees Meeting
Oct 4 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm