River View is a school that serves students from Junior Kindergarten to Grade 8. Our primary goal is to enable students to achieve academic excellence and outstanding citizenship in a safe and caring environment where learning is engaging and fun.
River View also offers a Parent Family Literacy Centre on-site, which is free to all families with children aged 0 to 6 years. The PFLC is open on weekdays from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. We welcome caregivers and children from all area of Sault Ste. Marie to drop by the PFLC.
River View P.S. is also the home to the Cedarbrook Child Development Centre, which is a daycare for infants, toddlers and preschoolers. The centre also offers before and after school care in our library and gym for school-age children.
In addition to regular curriculum school programs, River View also provides interschool extracurriculars including: soccer, x-country running, basketball, volleyball, softball and track & field. The River View Bears are known for skill and sportsmanship in all areas of athletics.
Intramural clubs include: Quilting Club, Bake Club, and the River View Rooks Chess Club. River View students in grades 7 and 8 also have the option of participating in the the Waterloo Gauss Math Contest. Intramural sports include: primary/junior soccer, floor hockey and running club. We participate for fun and fitness.
River View also provides a range of after hours special events including: family dances, Christmas Concert, school barbecue and Curriculum Night, Primary Celebration, Family Science Night, and CODE's "Inspiring Your Child to Learn and Love Mathematics" sessions.
River View's School Council is a dedicated group of parents, students and staff members who usually meet on the third Tuesday every month.
If you'd like to check out our EQAO results from the annual spring provincial testing, go online to: http://www.eqao.com/en/assessments/Pages/parents.aspx and look up River View P.S.
If you'd like to learn more about our school or programs, we can be reached by phone at (705) 945-7134. Call us for a tour!