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Riverdale Bids Farewell to the Class of 2014
On June 10, the Class of 2014 walked onto Frankel Field one last time at Commencement.
Two Student-Athletes Named to All-Bronx Softball Teams
Two members of the Girls Varsity Softball team were recently honored for their athletic prowess.
Jennifer Pahlka '87 Speaks to the Class of 2014 at Commencement
Middle School Sends 8th Graders Off to Upper School in Style
The Middle School recently said goodbye and good luck to its 8th graders, who are moving on to the Upper School this fall.
Fifth Graders Celebrate Their Transition to the Hill
On June 9, the fifth graders celebrated their transition to the Hill Campus with a closing ceremony honoring their time on the River.
Improv Team Performs at Del Close Marathon to Rave Reviews
Riverdale's Improv Team performed in front of their biggest audience yet at the Upright Citizens Brigade Chelsea Theater in the Del Close Marathon recently.
Summer Program Uses NYC as Its Classroom
RCS students in the Project Knowmad summer program take advantage of New York City every day, turning the streets of the Big Apple into their classrooms.
Riverdale’s Film Festival Highlights Film Students’ Work
RCS once again celebrated the work of several talented, creative Upper School filmmakers with its annual Film Festival.
Lower School Students Movin’ On Up….to the Hill Campus (Not the East Side)
With apologies to the writers of theme song from the iconic TV show,
, the Lower School’s fifth-grade graduates are now “Movin’ On Up”.
The Lower School's Got Talent
The 2014 Lower School Talent Show consisted of more than 80 students showcasing a variety of performance skills.
Cellist Named Runner-Up in Young Bronx Artist Contest
Cellist Ethan Cobb ’17 has been named a runner-up in the Bronx Arts Ensemble’s Young Bronx Artist Contest for 2014.
Upper School Art Students 'Sign Off' on Final Project
The closing of the school year inspired PICA’s latest and last installation of the year, titled “SIGNature.”
Private Lesson Recital Showcases Students' Musical Prowess
The sweet and comforting sounds of music filled the halls of the Linda M. Lindenbaum Center for the Arts recently, as the music department presented its annual Private Lesson Recital.
Middle School Color Games Culminate in 8th Annual Field Day Fun
Students in Grades 6 and 7 enjoyed a day of sports and games during the Middle School’s 8
Annual Field Day.
Jazz Ensemble Transforms the Student Center into “The Maroon Note Jazz Club”
The recent Jazz Ensemble Spring Concert, held for the first time in the John R. Johnson Student Center, transported the audience to “The Maroon Note Jazz Club” for the evening.
Riverdale First NY Independent School to Be Named a ‘Safe Sports School’
The National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) has awarded Riverdale a Safe Sports School First Team designation.
Riverdale Organizes Symposium for Young Men of Color
More than 100 students from schools throughout the NYC area attended Riverdale’s 2014 Young Men of Color Symposium, “Capturing Our Passion; Strengthening Our Voice.”
Scientific Journal to Publish Manuscript Written by Students, Teacher
A manuscript written by two Upper School students and their teacher was recently accepted for publication in
Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology
6th Grader Receives A Better Chance Young Leaders Award
Lucy Pan '20 is one of only a half-dozen middle school students nationwide to be awarded A Better Chance Young Leaders Award for 2014.
Riverdale to Utilize Hit Count® Program to Monitor, Minimize Brain Trauma for Student Athletes
Riverdale’s Director of Athletics, John Pizzi, and the Sports Legacy Institute (SLI), a partner in Riverdale’s effort to prevent concussions and brain damage in contact sports for its student athletes, recently launched the Hit Count® certification program at a press conference at the 2014 Super Bowl Media Center.
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