Tuition and Fees

Total Educational Costs for 2018-2019 for Students in Pre-Kindergarten-12th Grade
Tuition: $47,150
Books, Supplies, Trips, Technology, Food, Facilities & Energy: $7,000
Total Costs: $54,150

At Riverdale, lunch, books, and required activities are included in the total educational costs, but families may wish to budget for after-school care for Lower School students and transportation. Additional funds are available to cover some incidental costs for students on financial aid, which might include but are not limited to athletics, trips, and tutoring. Information regarding alternative payment plans can be found below.

A registration fee of $1,000 is paid by all new students upon admission to the school and is applied to the Faculty Retirement Fund.

For information about our financial aid program, please visit our financial aid pages.

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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