Rivermont Academics

Imagine a learning experience where Intellect, Character, and Creativity are interwoven to challenge every student. Imagine specialized faculty introducing foreign language, science, art, and music beginning in Preschool. Imagine an interactive technology suite in every classroom, connecting students around the world to share ideas. Now imagine college counseling beginning in Middle School, ensuring each graduate has their pick of competitive colleges and universities across the U.S. Welcome to Rivermont!

Rivermont continues a 135+-year tradition as the Quad Cities’ only private college preparatory school. Small class sizes, rigorous curriculum, and a nurturing environment are hallmarks of the Rivermont Experience – and the results speak for themselves. Recognized as the #1 ranked school on the Iowa AP Index, 100% of Rivermont graduates are accepted to 4-year colleges and universities. Our graduates average 6 college and university acceptances each, Rivermont Collegiate has graduated 12 National Merit Scholars, seven Finalists, three Semi-Finalists, and 20 National Merit Commended students over thirty-seven graduating classes.