Summer Office Hours: Tuesdays & Thursdays, 9am to 2pm
Call 470-254-1980 for the latest building access information
New Principal Announced: Charles Gardner
The Raider community is excited to welcome Mr. Charles Gardner as the next principal. His first day of work is Monday, July 24.
Mr. Gardner's July 18, 2017 Letter to the Community
Mr. Gardner's July 18, 2017 Letter - Spanish
Area Superintendent's July 18, 2017 Community Letter
Mr. Gardner's resume
Principal's Online Survey Open to Stakeholders
Students, parents, faculty, staff, and the entire community are encouraged to participate in the new principal's online survey. Please assist Mr. Gardner by answering a few questions about what is going well at the school and what needs improvement. The results will help Mr. Gardner understand the issues, programs, and qualities the stakeholder's feel are important. The survey closes Sunday, August 6, 2017. Online Survey Link
|9th grade students & parents begin at 8:30am|
Last names A-L report to Auditorium
Last names M-Z report to Advisement
9th grade morning concludes by 10:45am
All other grades report to the Tournament Gym at the following times:
10th grade, 11am
11th grade, 11:45am
12th grade, 12:30pm
Pick up class schedules. Pay PTSA dues. Join BOB, PABA, the RAA, & the Foundation. Find out about Bus Schedules, Lunch Payment options, & more...
Visit the Back to School Page (link) for complete details, copies of forms, and other helpful information
First Day of School Monday, August 7, 2017
School day: 8:20am-3:30pm
Students report to Advisement (homeroom) to start the day
9th Grade Tailgate Friday, August 25, 2017Practice Field, 6:30pm
Sponsored by the PTSA for all 9th grade students. Free. Join the entire freshman class for a pre-game tailgate prior to the first home football game. Free Chick-fil-A and other treats. Students only. Football game kick-off 7:30pm in Hoskyn Stadium vs. Jefferson. It's a #blueout -- support the Raiders by wearing blue.
New Parent Coffee, 9am, Tuesday, August 29, 2017
For ALL parents new to the school (in addition to parents of incoming 9th graders)
Home of Amy & Bryan Lewis
5380 Cross Roads Manor, Atlanta, 30327 (map)
Hosted off campus by the PTSA, the Coffee begins at 9am and will allow parents to mingle with Administrators and other parents. Learn about volunteer opportunities and ask questions about extracurricular activities such as athletics, clubs, and the arts.
No RSVP required. (map)
Safety Notice: Driveway Access Behind the School is Off Limits
Do not use the access road behind the school for any reason, even after school or on weekends. The road is for emergency vehicles ONLY. Parents, please pick up students in front of the school – either in the front circle by the globe, or after school hours in front of the tournament gym once bus lanes are clear. Students, do not move cars closer to the gym or track after school.
Georgia Department of Driver Services Certificates of Attendance
Students, please allow several working days for the school staff to process Certificates of Attendance. The front office cannot process incomplete forms. The school processing fee is $2.
Georgia DDS Attendance Form
Fulton County Schools Senior Spotlight: Rebecca Langfelder
Congratulations to Becca Langfelder (Class of 2017) for being selected by Fulton County Schools as the Raider Star Senior.
2017 Valedictorian and Salutatorian Announced
Congratulations to Katie Horn, Valedictorian (pictured left), and Linsey Cohen, Salutatorian (pictured right). Graduation 2017 is at 3pm on Thursday, May 25, at the Cobb Energy Centre.
read more in the News & Media Gallery
Advanced Placement Test Results Earn Honors
The Georgia Department of Education named Riverwood an AP STEM school, an AP Humanities School, and an AP Access and Support School based on the Spring 2016 Advanced Placement scores. Congratulations to the students and teachers for their hard work.
Georgia Department of Education "Beating the Odds" Award
The Georgia Department of Education (DOE) named Riverwood a "Beating the Odds" school. The "Beats
The Odds" analysis measures schools against those with similar
backgrounds to see whether they performed better than statistically
expected on the College and Career Ready Performance Index (CCRPI)
"learn more about "Beating the Odds"
2017 STAR Student and Teacher Announced
Congratulations to 2017 STAR Student and Teacher: Senior Jeremy Colton and Ms. Rama Balachandran.
To obtain the Student Teacher Achievement Recognition (STAR), high school seniors must have the highest score on a single test date on the three-part SAT taken through the November test date of their senior year and be in the top ten percent, or top ten students, of their class based on grade point average. The STAR program honors Georgia's outstanding high school seniors and the teachers who have been most instrumental in their academic development.
(read the complete STAR student & teacher article in the News & Media Gallery)
New* Student Registration
Summer 2017 Registration Dates
Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Wednesday, July 26, 2017
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Two Registration Sessions DailySign up for a session online (link)
Morning Session starts: 8:30am
Afternoon Session starts: 12:45pm
Location: Media Center
Bring forms learn more/link to forms
*New Student Registration does NOT include students coming from Ridgeview Middle School. Ridgeview students are already registered.
Campus Construction News
The estimated completion date for the first phase is July 2017.
School Communications: Learn how to Stay Connected & Stay Informed
|Raider Favorites Card|
Discounts to more than 25 local merchants expires May 2018
$20 donation supports the football program. Available at Rally Day, August 3, 2017
|Boston Butt Fundraiser|Support the Band and Orchestra Boosters
Pick up a flyer and place orders at the August 3, 2017 Band and Orchestra Boosters (BOB) Rally Day table. Orders accepted through Friday, September 1, 2017. Delivery Thursday afternoon, September 21 and Friday morning, September 22. learn more
Log into AmazonSmile and designate the "Riverwood High School Foundation" before shopping on the entire Amazon site. Amazon donates a percentage of all eligible purchases to the Foundation
|Kroger Community Rewards|
Shop at Kroger and support the Raiders. Already have a Kroger Plus card? Register online to designate the Riverwood High School Foundation (organization number 14852) and start shopping. Need a Kroger Plus card, or need more information? Sign up at Kroger.com/communityrewards
|Publix Partner Cards: Free partner cards available in the school front office. Every purchase made at Publix counts; for every $37,500 spent, Riverwood receives $250.|