New Athletics Facilities Enhance the Riverdale Experience

An innovative redesign of the Zambetti Athletics Center gives Riverdale students and teams state-of-the-art facilities, including  gyms, locker rooms, team rooms, batting cages, and fitness center. A freestanding Aquatic Center was built, adding a new locus for team sports, physical education, and fitness. The R+ Campaign has supported several major construction projects on both campuses, enhancing the Riverdale experience for all community members. Learn more

Learning How To Learn 

Dr. Kevin Mattingly, director of co-curriculum and an expert on the science of learning, says that good thinking begins with good questions. Learn more

Music From Fruits

Angélica Negrón, a composer and multi-instrumentalist, created a piece for the 6th and 7th grade strings ensemble featuring pre-recorded and live electronics. As an added bonus, she performed alongside the students at their concert on a fruit synth, which is an actual synthesizer made of fresh fruitsLearn more.  

Riverdale Country School

Mind • Character • Community



Lower School
1 Spaulding Lane
Bronx, NY 10471
LS: (718) 549-7780

Middle/Upper School
5250 Fieldston Road
Bronx, NY 10471
MS/US: (718) 549-8810

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Riverdale teaches students to become lifelong learners by fostering "growth" mindsets. Go There ><

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The River Campus offers a spacious, natural setting for our youngest students, inspiring learning and play. Go There >

Riverdale offers "STEAM" (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) teaching to Lower School students. Go There >

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Middle School students explore hands-on learning through the Riverdale Maker program. Go There >

Project Knowmad allows Middle Schoolers to learn in a different way, using NYC as their classroom. Go There >

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Riverdale teaches students to make connections through our interdisciplinary programs. Go There >

The club and activity program encourages students to explore their passions and try new things. Go There >

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About 80 percent of Upper School students participate in athletics. Go There >

Riverdale's Hill Campus has an indoor pool, football stadium, weight room, and 3 playing fields. Go There >

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Riverdale has entry points in Pre-K, Kindergarten, 6th, and 9th Grades. Visit our campus today. Go There >

Approximately 20 percent of Riverdale students receive some level of financial aid. Go There >

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Last year's Annual Fund totaled nearly $5 million in gifts from alumni, parents, and friends of the school. Go There >

Have you included Riverdale in your estate plans? Please let us know and join our expanding group of Hackett Planned Giving Society members today. Go There >

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