River Valley School – A Community Partner

At River Valley School, we are inclusive by design. Our school community is made up of passionate and engaged students, teachers, families and staff, bound by a belief that Independent school education should be inclusive and accessible to students from all walks of life. In fact, inclusivity is what sets us apart. Unlike most independent… Continue Reading

Kindness Through Their Eyes

February 24th is Pink Shirt Day or Anti-Bullying Day! Schools across the globe use this day to engage in anti-bullying fundraisers and kindness days in support of this important initiative. As a school of young children, we chose to approach the day with discussions and activities surrounding kindness that were differentiated for each grade level. Even though pink shirts… Continue Reading

What is Wonder?

What is Wonder?

Noun: a feeling of surprise mingled with admiration, caused by something beautiful, unexpected, unfamiliar, or inexplicable. Verb: the desire to know or be curious about something. When we say Wonder Lives Here at River Valley School (RVS) we can apply both definitions. Elementary school is often the time when children develop certain belief systems about their capabilities. During these… Continue Reading