Transformative Education

Riverside High School provides a world-class education to approximately 140 freshman students in the heart of Indianapolis. As part of Indianapolis’ highest-performing public high school network, we offer an award-winning classical, liberal arts curriculum that prepares students for success in college and in life.

Our Values
Our Core Values are foundational to the Riverside High School community. They define our community, are central to our mission, and guide the behavior and decisions of students, faculty, and administration.
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believes that every student is a scholar.
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engages in urban community.
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advances timeless ideas and content.
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builds a culture of respect & trust through relationships with people & ideas.
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serves as a catalyst for renewal.

Why Riverside?

Riverside High School is a second campus of the award-winning Herron High School and is quickly moving toward achieving the same standard of excellence. Why should you choose Riverside High School?

  • Our model has led to numerous accolades, including recognition as one of the nation’s best schools by U.S. News & World Report.
  • Our college-preparatory curriculum instills in students an ability and love of learning.  Our liberal arts model equips students with the ability to think critically about a problem and apply logic to solve it.
  • Our students reflect the rich cultural, ethnic and economic diversity of our city.  Students at our campuses learn within a real-world environment with peers and faculty who might not look like them.

We believe in the power of education to change lives. If you believe that too, we want you to join our community.

Join our team.

Our faculty are the standard of what we aspire to for our students: passionate, fully-engaged masters of their craft. It's heroic work and well worth it. We are always seeking exceptional individuals who meet this standard to join our team. Contact us if you're interested in learning more.
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