Fall PTA General Meeting

Wednesday, October 4th



This year's Fall PTA general meeting will be Wednesday, October 4 from 10-11am via Zoom.  We will begin with a few minutes of PTA business items, followed by a presentation by and discussion with Dr. Michele Borba, educational psychologist and author of the best-selling books, "Thrivers" and "Unselfie".


This is an interactive meeting, so please send questions in advance to RiversideSchoolPTA@gmail.com.  For Zoom details, please see the email from September 27.


National Walk, Bike & Roll to School Day

Wednesday, October 4th



Get some exercise. Reduce traffic. Save the planet.The Green and Wellness Committees encourage students to walk, bike, or roll to school that day.  


Green Committee members will be outside Riverside School cheering on participating students and families. Get active and go green! 


Donate Socks for "Socktober"

October 2-6


The Community Service Club is collecting socks from October 2-6 for those living with housing insecurity. A former Riverside student works with Inspirica each year to ensure their clients have socks as winter approaches. Donation bins will be located outside the main doors during the collection period. 


Boo Bash Tickets

on Sale Friday, October 6th!



Join us at the Riverside “LaBOOratory” for pizza, popcorn, prizes and more.  Tickets go on sale Friday, October 6 at 9:00am – get your tickets early!


The early party (grades K-2) is from 5:00-6:00pm and the late party (grades 3-5) is from 6:45-8:00pm.  For more information, visit the Boo Bash page


"90s for the 90th" Fall Fundraiser
Friday, November 3rd
The Fall Fundraiser will be on Friday, November 3 at the Greenwich Water Club from 7-10pm!  Come for an exciting 90's themed evening.  The Fall Fundraiser is one of Riverside School PTA's most important fundraisers of the year.
Tickets go on sale Monday, October 9.  As more information becomes available, see the Fall Fundraiser page.


Celebrating Riverside’s 90th Anniversary

Friday, October 20th



Join us in celebrating this special occasion, embracing the legacy of Riverside School, and envisioning the future that lies ahead on Friday, October 20 from 9:00-10:00am (followed by a reception for alumni and their families from 10:00-11:00am).

Kindly RSVP by October 15 to ensure we make adequate arrangements. Looking forward to seeing you there!


Enter the 90th Anniversary
Drawing Contest
Create a drawing depicting any element of Riverside School in the future—what you think our school will be like in 90 years! Submit your completed entry form by October 13.  
All students are invited to participate! Please work individually.
Please visit the drawing contest website for additional information. 

Costume, Coat & Boot Drive

Donations Accepted October 9-13



Donation bins will be outside the front of the school daily on October 9-13 from 8:30-9:00am and 2:30-3:00pm. Please consider donating your clean, gently used items.


Collected items will be on display and available for all families and staff FOR FREE on Thursday, October 19 from 8:30-9:00am and 2:30-3:00pm by the front doors. Unclaimed costumes, boots and coats will be donated. REDUCE, REUSE & RECYCLE!


Join the Riverside School Math Team

(Grades 2-5)



If your Grade 2-5 student is interested in entering the Noetic Learning Math Contest (NLMC) but cannot join Mrs. Hancock’s Fall "Riverside Math Team" Afters class, you can still join the Riverside Math Team and compete in November!


Registration via RivPTA.org is $5 per student and will be due by Friday, October 13. For more info, see our RivPTA Math Team Page (coming soon!) and the most recent edition of the Peek.



Join the Riverside School PTA



As of 9/22/23


Our school community counts on the PTA to deliver an array of events, programs and initiatives that enrich classroom curriculum, support teachers and staff, enhance the school campus, and strengthen the community.


To do this, we rely on the generosity of Riverside School families via our annual Membership Drive.  We encourage you to join the PTA and help us support Riverside School students and teachers.  Thank you!




Purchase Riverside Apparel at
the Online Spirit Store




Visit the online apparel store and support Riverside School by showing your school spirit! Orders placed by Wednesday at 9:00am are sent home from school with your eldest Riverside student that afternoon.  Go Red Hawks!


Sign up for the

Early Morning Program




The Early Morning Program (EMP) at Riverside School is a before school enrichment program that runs every Monday through Friday, from 7:15am until school opens at 8:30am. 


Please see the Early Morning Program page for additional info and enrollment requirements.


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Have you signed up for Safety Duty?

Help keep morning drop-off safe & efficient by helping children exit their vehicles in the front driveway from 8:30-8:45am daily.
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