Riverdale Public School 

52 Newark Pompton Turnpike
Riverdale, New Jersey 07457
(973) 839-1300 

Attention Parents:

Please check Variety Show website for rehearsal times and other information.

Preschool Open House
Kindergarten Registration

Text Box: The administration and staff would like to congratulate our 2015 Teacher and Education Support Professional of the year, Mrs. Lisa Zemaitis and Mrs. Cari-Ann Synol.  Mrs. Zemaitis has been leading our integrated pre-school program since 2007, and Mrs. Synol has been the classroom aide for the same program since 2006.  We are very thankful to have such a strong, caring, and positive team working with our youngest students.    

Check the backpack for important news, forms, and flyers


OnCourse Grade Portal

Grades for 2nd marking period will be available on February 8 in the OnCourse Connect grade portal.


Eighth Grade Information

2015-2016 User Friendly Budget


Please review our district's
HIB School/District Grade Report 


Board of Education Policies

Remember to update your INSTANT ALERT information

HIB Report and Assessment

Harassment, Intimidation and Bullying Policy

Anti-Bullying Coordinator
Sean P. Bowe, Principal
(973) 839-1300, ext. 100

Anti-Bullying Specialist
Stacy DiLorenzo
(973) 839-1300, Ext. 105

Mission Statement

The ultimate goal for our students is to achieve individual academic success by being self-directed, self-disciplined, and responsible. It is the expectation of this school district that all pupils achieve the Core Curriculum Content Standards, at all grade levels.

Board Goals 2015-2016

  1. Continue to provide a supportive environment for the administrative team.

  2. Prepare a fiscally responsible budget while maintaining the integrity of the district’s academic and extra-curricular programs and investigating new opportunities for co- and extra-curricular activities.

  3. Enhance district communication tools

  4.  Successful negotiations and settlement of the contract

  5.  Make significant progress toward Board Recertification

 District Goals 2015-201

     1.  Increase participation with the community.

     2.  After receipt of PARCC baseline data, identify weaknesses and address    

         them in:

         a. Math

         b. Language Arts

     3.  Monitor and enhance the integration of technology in the classrooms.