Catch Up on Riverdale News

  • Three times a year, the Riverdale School District publishes a district newsletter, the Riverdale Review, which is printed and mailed to enrolled families, prospects and community members. Catch up on all our best curriculum stories, student achievement and more by reading our most recent issues.

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    Plus, check out the latest news below.


  • 2019 Mock Trial team advances to state

    After facing strong competition at the regional level, Riverdale’s blue team was one of five Multnomah County teams to qualify for the state competition, and the white team did better than ever before.

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  • Riverdale's bridge building reign continues

    Riverdale once again swept all top 20 spots at the 2019 Oregon Regional Model Bridge Contest, with the top two students qualifying to move on to the international competition.

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  • Art recognition for RHS students

    Seven RHS students were recognized for their submissions to the Scholastic Art Awards, including two Gold Keys, three Silver Keys and four Honorable Mentions. Additionally, two paintings by RHS students were selected to hang in Sen. Rob Wagner’s office in Salem this winter and spring.

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  • Student poetry shared on NPR

    From over 2,000 submissions to NPR, three Riverdale students’ entries were selected for the final crowd-sourced love poem heard all over the world.

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  • 2019 RHS basketball achievements

    For the first time, the Riverdale girls’ basketball team is the 3A Lewis & Clark League and District Tournament Champions! Plus, the team received the Les Schwab Team of the Month award and was nominated for the OSAA Sportsmanship Award. Both girls' and boys' teams earned All League honors. Read more.

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  • Scholastic writing award winners

    We’re so proud of the nine Riverdale middle school students who have received awards or honorable mentions for their writing in the 2019 Scholastic Art & Writing Awards.

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  • 2019 school year calendar

    Download the year-at-a-glance version and see all the key dates and breaks for 2019-20.

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  • Division 22 compliance notice

    Each year, school districts are required to report to our communities regarding the status of our compliance with the Standards for Public Elementary and Secondary Schools as set out in OAR Chapter 581, Division 22.

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  • Riverdale students tackle PSU Honors College coursework

    This three-trimester PSU Honors College course not only provides a total of 15 college credits, its content more closely aligns to Riverdale’s desire to focus on diversity, awareness and fostering a greater sense of empathy for differences.

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  • Brain breaks make a big difference

    Have you ever wondered what is happening in your child’s brain when, for example, they have a temper tantrum or get stuck on a negative emotion? Well, they do, too. That’s why our young students are exploring their brains and learning to build more adaptive ways of handling big emotions.

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