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Riverside, New Jersey
Burlington County
Riverside Township School District
Riverside Middle School is a public school located in Riverside, New Jersey with 296 students in grades 6-8.
Highlights
RMS provides a comprehensive program which meets the needs of students transitioning between elementary and high school.
RMS offers numerous after school clubs and interscholastic athletics to enhance our students' school experience.
RMS has earned the status of being a "Kindness Certified School" for five years in a row.
Awards

Riverside Middle School has been recognized as a 'Kindness Certified School' since the 2014-2015 school year.

Location
112 E. Washington Street
Riverside, NJ 08075
Contact
Principal: Mr. Michael Mongon
856-461-1255
mmongon@riverside.k12.nj.us
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Grades
6-8
White 44%
Black 19%
Asian 1%
Hispanic 34%
American Indian or Native Alaskan 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Multiracial 1%
School size
296
students
Female 46.3%
Male 53.7%
Economically disadvantaged students 63%
Students with disabilities 19%
English learners 10%
Homeless students 3%
Students in foster care 0%
Military-connected students 0%
Migrant students 0%
Students by grade
Average number of students per grade
98
Grade Percent of total students Students
6th Grade 35%
104
7th Grade 30%
89
8th Grade 34%
102
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English & language arts proficiency
30%
of students

Math proficiency
12%
of students

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Crime per 100 students
3.4
Incidents per year
Violence 7
Weapons 1
Vandalism 1
Substances 1
Harassment, intimidation, and bullying 0
Total incidents 10
Percent of students absent fewer than 10 days
68%
Days absent Percent of students
0 days 5%
1 to 5 days 35%
6 to 10 days 28%
11 to 15 days 16%
Over 15 days 15%
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English 67.9%
Spanish 19.3%
Portuguese 10.8%
Other 2.0%
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Learn more about Riverside Middle School.

Mission

Riverside Middle School prides itself on fostering an environment that promotes the students' confidence in themselves as scholars and emphasizes their importance as contributing members of the community.

Academics

In preparing for academic success we expose our students to a diverse curriculum. The foundation of our program provides instruction in Language Arts, Mathematics, Social Studies, Science, Health & Physical Education, and Reading across all content areas.

Sports

Baseball (Boys), Basketball (Boys & Girls), Field Hockey (Girls), Soccer (Boys & Girls), Softball (Girls), Wrestling (Coed)

Clubs

RMS offers numerous after school clubs to enhance our students' school experience. These clubs include Student Council, The Rambler Newspaper Club, The Blaze Yearbook Club, The Parent/Student Book Club, the Homework Help Club, the Kindness Club,The Science Club, and the Spanish Club.

Teachers

The faculty and staff of Riverside Middle School participates in numerous professional learning opportunities throughout the school year. Our staff is committed to life-long learning, and they strive to increase their teaching repertoire by being active learners.

Supports

RMS offers support and services for our students. We have an intensive ESL program for our English Language Learners. Our Child Study Team is committed to meeting the individual needs of our Special Needs' Students. RMS also has a school counselor available to our students at all times.

Health

Students at Riverside Middle School participate in physical education classes for three marking periods and a health class for one marking period. Our school nurse is always available to assist our students and answer questions for our maturing students. The cafeteria is open one half hour prior to school opening for our students who choose to eat breakfast at school.

Parents

Riverside Middle School has a very active and committed School and Family Association. Parents are encouraged to join this amazing organization. Parent and community involvement is welcomed in our school.

Facilities

Riverside Middle School was built in 1914, and we are proud that our 105 year old building has withstood the test of time. Our building has been renovated many times over the years to meet the needs of our students and our ever evolving curricula.

School safety

The safety and security of our students is of paramount importance to us. We have a Riverside Township Police Officer, who serves as our School Resource Officer, on campus during the school day. Visitors are required to present identification and provide the purpose for their visit prior to being granted access to our school. Students are encouraged to report suspicious behaviors to the nearest adult as quickly as possible.

Technology

RMS has fully adopted the Next Generation Science Standards as part of our Science Curriculum. All of our science labs have successfully transitioned to project based learning.

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