The River School
FOR CHILDREN 8 WEEKS THROUGH 6 YEARS Open Year Round! Enroll Now
Opening Minds to a Lifetime of Joy and Learning
Children use their imaginations to make new discoveries. Stimulating classrooms and caring teachers spark learning and development. We help our students build the skills they need for a successful future. Students participate in activities that foster independence, confidence, and creativity.
River School Westside
75 West End Avenue
New York, New York 10023
Tel: 212-707-8300 | Fax: 212-707-8600

Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 7:00 p.m.
River School Newport
30 Newport Parkway
Jersey City, New Jersey 07310
Tel: 201-626-8888 | Fax: 201-626-8920

Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
River School Exchange Place
251 Warren Street
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
Tel: 201-369-7003 | Fax: 201-369-7006

Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
River School Warren
254/256 Warren Street
Jersey City, New Jersey 07302
Tel: 201-427-9070 | Fax: 201-427-9073

Hours: Monday – Friday, 7:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.

What River School Parents Say

The facilities at River School rival that of the best preschools in the city. The classes are immaculately clean and well-kept, the daily programs are creative and inspiring, materials are abundant, and the educational atmosphere is sophisticated and fun. My children learned more than I could have imagined – and enjoyed the process.

— Judith

The school and teachers are a loving, wonderful second family. I am so lucky that my son has had such a rich foundation during these most important formative years. I highly recommend this school to anyone who wants to enlighten and enrich their child’s daily experiences and as a result have a happy and inquisitive child!

— Debra

Thank you for being such a wonderful influence on our son. The atmosphere is stimulating, safe and fun, and he came home every day energized, inspired, and happy. We, as parents, always felt secure and fortunate that he was there. What a terrific place to send a child!

— Richard & Georgiana

We have seen our son grow and develop in a warm, safe, educational, and enjoyable environment and this is something every family would like to provide as a daily setting for their child. Not only did we feel comfortable leaving our son in the school’s care, but we have also been able to always relate our concerns to both teachers and administrative staff. The school was very helpful in finding information and applying for private schools – a very demanding process for New York City, which was completely unfamiliar to us.

— Gergana & Philippe

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Select a Campus:

  • Manhattan (West End Ave at 63rd St)
  • Warren Street, Jersery City
  • Exchange Place, Jersey City
  • Newport, Jersey City

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