Admission

Visit Us This
Fall 2019

The admission team hosts a number of events during the admission season. These events are solely for you to learn more about the school. Note that your attendance at these events does NOT in any way impact our consideration of your application to Riverdale.

How to Register

  1. Visit https://www.ravenna-hub.com to create an account
  2. Search for “Riverdale Country School” in the directory
  3. Click “Open Houses for All Grades” to register for any of these events

Lower School

Admission Evenings – River Campus
The evenings will include insight from our Head of School, Dominic Randolph, as well as interactive sessions with our students, parents, faculty, and administrators. A light supper will be served.

DAYDATETIME
THURSDAYOCTOBER 107 – 8:30 PM
WEDNESDAYNOVEMBER 67 – 8:30 PM

Group Tours – River Campus
Each tour of the Lower School will include a historical and curricular overview. Please note that parent tours are not scheduled on candidate interview days.

DAYDATETIME
THURSDAYSEPTEMBER 199 – 10:30 AM
TUESDAYSEPTEMBER 249 – 10:30 AM
TUESDAYOCTOBER 89 – 10:30 AM
THURSDAY
OCTOBER 109 – 10:30 AM
TUESDAYOCTOBER 159 – 10:30 AM
THURSDAYOCTOBER 179 – 10:30 AM
TUESDAYOCTOBER 229 – 10:30 AM
TUESDAYOCTOBER 299 – 10:30 AM
TUESDAYNOVEMBER 59 – 10:30 AM
TUESDAYNOVEMBER 129 – 10:30 AM
THURSDAYNOVEMBER 149 – 10:30 AM
TUESDAYNOVEMBER 199 – 10:30 AM
THURSDAYNOVEMBER 219 – 10:30 AM

Parent Tours – Hill Campus
This is an opportunity for parents of Lower School applicants to visit our Middle and Upper Schools on our Hill Campus.

DAYDATETIME
FRIDAYOCTOBER 189:30 – 11 AM
FRIDAYNOVEMBER 229:30 – 11 AM
FRIDAYDECEMBER 69:30 – 11 AM

Middle & Upper School

Admission Open Houses
Each Open House event includes a campus tour, a brief talk by Head of School, Dominic Randolph, and a student/faculty panel discussion. Parents and students are welcome to attend. 

Middle School (entering grades 6-8)

DAYDATETIME
WEDNESDAYOCTOBER 29:15 – 11:45 AM
SATURDAYOCTOBER 58:15 – 11:00 AM
WEDNESDAYOCTOBER 309:15 – 11:45 AM
SATURDAYNOVEMBER 28:15 – 11:00 AM

Upper School (entering grades 9-12)

DAYDATETIME
THURSDAYOCTOBER 38:45 – 11:15 AM
SATURDAYOCTOBER 510:15 AM – 1:00 PM
THURSDAYOCTOBER 248:45 – 11:15 AM
SATURDAYNOVEMBER 210:15 AM – 1:00 PM
THURSDAYNOVEMBER 78:45 – 11:15 AM
WEDNESDAYNOVEMBER 209:15 – 11:45 AM
MONDAYDECEMBER 28:45 – 11:15 AM

All Applicants
(PK-12)

Community at Riverdale
Join us to learn about how we foster a sense of community for our students and their families at and beyond Riverdale. Meet current students and parents, faculty, and administrators, and learn about how we unify our two campuses and three divisions. Groups who will be represented at this event include but are not limited to: the Parents Association, the Parents of Color Committee, student affinity leaders, the service learning coordinators, the International Parents committee, the Directors of Student Life, the transportation coordinator, and Global Studies leaders. This event is different from our open houses, which primarily focus on the academic program and student experience. This event does not include a tour.

DAYDATETIME
MONDAYNOVEMBER 46:30 – 8:30 PM

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