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What We Do

Riverside PTA is an independent private non-profit volunteer organization dedicated to supporting the education of our students and supporting the needs of our school community. We provide educational and enrichment programs to enhance the learning experience at Riverside as well as social and emotional events and activities for students. We have an extremely active PTA. Whether you have a lot of time or a little, there are opportunities for everybody to help.

Family Events

Our PTA volunteers work hard throughout the year hosting a variety of fundraisers as well as Family and Community Events:

Boo Bash
Book Fair
Fall Fundraiser
Pizza Bingo
Riverside Run
Riverside Apparel

Curriculum Enrichment

The PTA utilizes funds to enrich our children's educational experience. We organize and fund all of the following programs:

Arts Enrichment Programs

Students enjoy various representing a wide variety of the arts including music, dance, painting, writing (creative writing, expository writing and poetry), theatre arts, storytelling and more. The bulk of our programming consists of hands-on workshops which emphasize student participation and active learning.


Science Enrichment Programs

We offer innovative, interactive, hands-on science programs  that effectively enhances the science curriculum. We provide funding to subsidize some of the exciting and educational science field trips planned by the classroom teachers. Programs range from learning about animals in their natural habitats, to weather, to light and sound and how they work


Afters program

Early Morning Program



Staff & School Initiatives

The PTA funds are also used to support our wonderful school and amazing staff.

Staff Support:
Staff Appreciation Week
Teacher Initiative Program
Teacher Discretionary Fund

School Support:
The PTA supports Riverside school in a variety of ways to supplement and improve the school grounds through the following grounds:
Riverside Community Garden
Equipment purchases
Special projects such as our New Café!
School Beautification
Art display

Our Community

The PTA helps foster our strong sense of community here at Riverside School and keeps parents informed on school happenings and events. We also provide support and create opportunities to bring the parent, student, and local communities together by the following programs:

My Page -Member Dashboard
My Messages - Notifications and Reminders
Class Parents 
Community Service
Green Schools
Health and Wellness
Volunteer Opportunities (Requires Member login)
Early Morning Program
Online Directory on Website & Mobile App
Parent Communications Constant Contacts)
Weekly Newsletter Peek at the Week




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