Mission & Vision

  • Mission Statement

    The mission of Riverdale Middle is to establish intercultural learners who embrace critical thinking while inquiring about global context in a respectful learning environment as evidenced through IB expectations.

    Vision Statement

    The established policies and procedures of Riverdale Middle reflects a dedicated commitment to help all students maintain high academic standards.

    At Riverdale Middle School . . .

    We are devoted to providing a safe educational environment which maximizes each student’s ability to achieve academically, think critically, and problem solve effectively.

    Riverdale Middle an Authorized International Baccalaureate Middle Years Program

    Riverdale Middle School follows all Policies and Procedures of JPPSS. As an authorized IB Middle Year Program school, we also follow the Policies and Procedures of the International Baccalaureate Organization.

    IB Mission Statement

    The International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.

    To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programmes of international education and rigorous assessment.
    These programmes encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.

Our Principal


  • Regular Schedule Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 2:20 p.m.
    Early Release Schedule Hours: 7:30 a.m. - 11:50 a.m.

RMS Bell Schedule