Our world does not stand still. We see great innovators transforming society by rethinking and redesigning the human experience at an ever faster rate. At Riverdale, we believe the future belongs to those who adapt to new situations, ask good questions, try new ideas, and work well with others.
In everything we do, we balance traditional learning with forward-looking strategies. We give students the confidence to develop independence, make opportunity, and become agents of change. Our goal is always to engage the mind, build character, and encourage community because Riverdale is so much more than a school, it is preparation for life.
Dominic A.A. Randolph
Head of School
Welcome to Riverdale
The Gift of Independence
Head of School Dominic A.A. Randolph describes how Riverdale's focus on "mind, character, and community" develops independent and purposeful learners.
Learning and Living With Purpose: Our Graduates Reflect
Members of the Class of 2016 describe what they value about their time at Riverdale.