Our Mission and Vision

Our mission

Our mission is to honor the natural development and diversity of all children so that they can reach their individual potential. Through respectful interactions and our dedication to high quality instruction, we foster a sense of wonder and curiosity that serves as a catalyst for a lifetime of learning. As a Reggio Emilia-inspired school, the process of learning is celebrated, represented, and acknowledged through ongoing reflection and documentation. 

Our vision

Riverside Magnet School is a nurturing community comprised of learners that value our families while fostering genuine relationships. Environments and opportunities are thoughtfully created in response to children’s interests, which guide authentic and meaningful learning experiences.

Our Core Standards

  • Community- A sense of belonging through diversity, equity and inclusion practices.
  • Consideration- Positive relationships through mutual respect, caring, kindness and communication.
  • Collaboration- Empowering scholars, teachers, and families through listening to their voices and offering choices.
  • Challenge- A personalized pursuit of excellence through unique avenues of learning and a growth mindset.
  • Connection- Giving our all to each other through peace, perseverance and patience by taking care ourselves, each other and our environment.
  • Creativity- Exploration of the world using innovation, imagination, critical thinking and hands-on projects.