Faculty/Administrative Support

GOAL: $20,000,000-24,000,000

Programmatic Funds*

  • Technology Development Funds
  • Head of School Discretionary Fund
  • Athletic Funds (to foster equity, one-third of all support designated by donors for a specific team or sport will be put into a general athletic fund)
  • Departmental Funds (all departments)
  • Curriculum Development Funds
  • Co-curriculum Development Funds
  • Global Initiatives Funds

* Endowed Funds commence at $250,000 and up
* Spend-down Funds commence at $50,000 and up

Endowed Positions

  • Head of School: $3,000,000
  • Assistant Head of School: $2,000,000
  • Head of Lower, Middle, or Upper School: $2,000,000
  • Director of Teaching and Learning: $1,500,000
  • Director of Faculty: $1,250,000
  • Director of Athletics: $1,250,000
  • Director of the Arts: $1,250,000
  • Director of Co-curriculum: $1,250,000
  • Director of Learning Research Center: $750,000
  • Academic Department Head: $500,000/ea
  • Individual Team Coaches: $500,000/ea
  • Global Studies Coordinator: $500,000
  • Internship Coordinator: $500,000

For More Information

Ann Grasing
Chief Development Officer

Alicia Sells
Development Officer

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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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 >

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