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Fast Facts

Educating students in the Quad Cities since 1884, Rivermont continues a steadfast tradition of academic rigor and excellence. Experienced and passionate faculty, small class sizes, and a commitment to student development combine to create the Rivermont Experience. Rivermont interweaves Intellect, Character, and Creativity to challenge every student in a nurturing, family-like environment.

Our Graduates

  • 100% graduate acceptance to 4-year colleges and universities
  • Top-ranked Specially Accredited College Preparatory School in Iowa for every year of the Iowa AP Index (2005-2016)
  • On average, Rivermont graduates are admitted to 6 colleges and universities and receive over $178,900 in merit-based scholarship offers each

Our Student Body

  • 52% Female, 48% Male
  • 65% Caucasian, 22% Asian & Indian, 7% Multiracial, 3% African American, 3% Hispanic/Latino(a)
  • 65% from Iowa, 34% from Illinois, 1% International

Average Class Size

  • Early School: 16
  • Lower School: 17
  • Middle School: 15
  • Upper School: 9

Accreditation & Memberships

  • Independent Schools Association of the Central States (ISACS)
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • North Central Association Commission on Accreditation and School Improvement (NCA CASI)
  • Special Accreditation for College Preparatory Schools by the State of Iowa
  • College Board
  • National Honor Society and National Junior Honor Society
  • National Association for Gifted Children
  • Iowa Talented and Gifted Association
  • numerous more