• Mission Statement & Goals

    Our Mission - A community dedicated to academic success, social responsibility, and the pursuit of lifelong learning.

    Guiding Principles

    We believe:

    • in providing a caring environment that enhances self-worth
    • in guiding children to make responsible decisions
    • each individual has unique talents
    • in preparing students to appreciate and contribute to our multicultural, diverse, global society
    • in high standards
    • that families are partners in education

    Awards: Riverside Elementary has received recognition over the past several years as:

    • - 2000 National Title I Distinguished School
    • - 2000 Oregon Title I Program of Merit 
    • - 2011 Oregon Champion School

    Our Motto: We Show Up and Never Give Up

    Riverside Elementary School is located approximately three blocks from the Rogue River's northern bank. It was originally constructed in 1966 with additions in 1967 and 1977. Riverside has a staff of 50 persons and a student population of 400.

    Riverside Elementary School
    1200 SE Harvey Drive, Grants Pass, OR 97526