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The Rivers School
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  • Private
  • WESTON, MA

Report Card

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade A+
  2. Diversity
    grade B+
  3. Teachers
    grade A+
  4. College Prep
    grade A+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade A+
  6. Sports
    grade A

About

Applying

Application Deadline
January 15
Application Fee
$50
Interview Required
Yes
Required/Recommended Tests
ISEE, SSAT

Tuition

Yearly Tuition
$60,560
Tuition is for the highest grade offered and may have changed for the current school year. For more information, please contact the school.
Received Financial Aid
29%
Average Financial Aid
$42,415
From The Rivers School

The Rivers School is a coeducational, college preparatory day school currently for students in grades 6 through 12. Rivers challenges students to attain their highest levels of excellence in academics, arts, and athletics. We set high standards and expect students to participate actively in their learning. We cultivate a caring, respectful, and collaborative environment that encourages student performance. Rivers is dedicated to preparing its students for leadership in a world that needs their talents, imagination, intellect, and compassion.

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The Rivers School Rankings

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Academics

Average Graduation Rate
100%
Average SAT
1400
110 responses
Average ACT
33
77 responses

The Conservatory Program

academic spotlight

This program is part of The Rivers School academic curriculum and serves approximately 40 Rivers students who are highly skilled musicians, providing them with the facilities, faculty, classes, and performance opportunities needed to cultivate their musical artistry to their full potential without requiring them to give up the opportunity to pursue a rigorous academic experience.

Culture & Safety

Poll
86%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 14 responses
Poll
79%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 14 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 19 responses
  • Post midterm exam holiday basketball game
    37%
  • Homecoming
    32%
  • Spirit Week
    16%
  • None
    11%
  • Pep rallies
    5%

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Students

Diversity
grade B+
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
525
79%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 14 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 14 responses
86%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 14 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
6:1
National
17:1
Poll
93%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 14 responses
Poll
93%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 14 responses
Poll
93%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 14 responses

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Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade A+
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
High
Boys Athletic Participation
Average
92%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 13 responses
92%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 13 responses
69%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 13 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  2. Good for Families
    grade A+
  3. Housing
    grade C+
Median Household Income
$121,304
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$2,004
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$654,300
National
$281,900

The Rivers School Reviews

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