There are 6 stages of learning from Kindergarten to Year 12. High school covers Stages 4 to 6.
Stage 4 includes Years 7 and 8.
Stage 5 includes Years 9 and 10.
Stage 6 includes Years 11 and 12.
Riverside Girls High School learning environment
Riverside boasts the charm of an Edwardian style façade and extensive grounds with treed open space and shaded areas.
Our modern facilities includes:
state of the art technology including six computer labs
a fully equipped performance hall
a well resourced library including private study area for year 11
music performance spaces and practice rooms
a healthy canteen
a fully equipped commercial kitchen
an outdoor classroom within a sustainable garden
an indigenous herb garden
an undercover eating area
access to Gladesville Reserve sporting areas
Excellence in learning
At Riverside Girls we create a learning environment that encourages students to challenge themselves to achieve their best.
Ongoing professional learning enables our teachers to build upon their knowledge and strengths providing students with quality learning experiences that challenge, inspire and excite. In particular, this professional learning has focussed on differentiation, which really means inspiring all students in different ways to reach their potential.
Our curriculum is innovative and vibrant, preparing students to be successful 21st century global citizens. Our recent innovations in teaching include collaborative curriculum projects in Year 7 and 8 and project based learning in Year 9 with a focus on assessing specific literacy skills in all assessment tasks.
Cross curriculum priorities
Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander histories and cultures
Asia and Australia’s engagement with Asia
critical and creative thinking
information and communication technology capability