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Hours 8:25am - 3:00pm
School leader Nancy Mellon, Head of School
Transportation options None
Preschool capacity 220

Programs

Classes

0
Visual Arts
0
Music
1
Languages
including: Spanish
Music None
Performing & written arts None
Media arts None
Visual arts None
World languages taught Spanish
Academic themes / Areas of focus (misc.) Literacy
Instructional / curriculum models used Individually guided instruction
Internships
Bi-lingual or language immersion programs offered Yes
Bi-lingual or language immersion languages Spanish
Special schedule Extended / longer school day
Day or Boarding offered Day school
Early childhood program offered Yes
Early childhood starting age Infant

Support

14
Facilities
including: Kitchen
Extra learning resources (misc.) Tutoring / OT / Speech
Level of ESL/ELL programming None
Level of special education programming Moderate - school consistently offers a full program for particular special education needs
Specialized programs for specific types of special education students Hearing impairments
Facilities Access to farm or natural area
Sports Fields
Art room
Computer lab
Garden / Greenhouse
Gym
Internet access
Kitchen
Library
Music room
Outdoor learning lab
Performance stage
Playground
Science lab

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School cultural diversity1

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Students

Student diversity

  This school State average
White 75% 1%
Black 10% 1%
Two or more races 5% 57%
Hispanic 4% 13%
American Indian/Alaska Native 1% 0%
Hawaiian Native/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: See notes

Extracurriculars

0
Girls Sports
0
Boys Sports
0
Clubs
Girls sports None
Boys sports None
Boys sports (misc.) After-school sports clinics
Girls sports (misc.) After-school sports clinics
Clubs None
Extended care / Extended programs Before
After
After school end time 5:00 PM
Before school start time 8:00 AM

Culture

Dress code None
Parent involvement Attend parent nights
Chaperone school trips
Join PTO / PTA
Organize cultural events
Organize fundraising events
Present special topics during curricular units
Serve on school improvement team or governance council
Volunteer in the classroom
Volunteer time after school
Bullying / cyber bullying policy No
School colors Blue,green,white
Students typically continue on to these schools St. Patrick's Episcopal School
  Georgetown Day School

Teachers

11
Staff
including: School psychologist
Staff Assistant principal
Art teacher
Librarian / media specialist
Math specialist
Music teacher
PE instructor
Reading specialist
School psychologist
Speech and language therapist
Teacher aide / assistant teacher
Tutor
World languages spoken by staff American Sign Language (ASL)
French
Spanish

Neighborhood

Transportation options None
School-run shuttle from nearby metro and bus stops No
Partnerships with local resources and organizations Yes
Partner Independent Education
Partner website Www.independenteducation.org/
Partner Association of Independent Maryland & DC Schools
Partner website Www.aimsmddc.org/
Partner Independent School Management
Partner website Http://isminc.com/
Partner Discovery Creek
Partner website Http://www.livingclassroomsdc.org/about.html
Partner Parents Council of Washington
Partner website Www.parentscouncil.org/

Enrollment

Learn more Http://www.riverschool.net/cs/prospective_families/about
Application or enrollment process Yes
Type of application deadline Rolling
Application deadline 01/28/2012
Tuition range (low) $25000
Tuition range (high) $30000
For the year 2012-2013
Vouchers accepted No
Financial aid offered Yes

Sources

Student diversity NCES, 2011-2012