Choosing a school for your child is one of the most important decisions you will ever make. Riverside is a learning community committed to providing high-quality Christian education designed to meet students' needs who are navigating their way through the 21st Century.
In these times, there are many uncertainties about what the future might hold for the next generation. With a backdrop of family instability, economic downturns, increasing violence, anti-social forces, climate change, and a dynamic employment landscape, it would be easy to lose hope. In the Bible, however, we read about a God who sustains, restores, and empowers. His plans are eternal, and under His care, we can be full of hope.
More than ever before, the nature and character of your children's learning will impact their happiness and preparedness for adult life. The education Riverside provides fosters more than just academic and physical growth. Our holistic program addresses the deeper needs of education. This is a rare environment offering a safe; family feels that it nurtures students to be productive, resilient, and successful contributors to their world.
Located conveniently in Aitkenvale, Townsville, away from traffic noise in a tranquil pocket of greenery beside the Ross River, Riverside Adventist Christian School offers a private education with a touch of uniqueness. Through practical skill development such as gardening, community service, and creativity opportunities, we desire to build healthy, balanced learners. We promote personal growth through a supportive, nurturing community, rather than competitive self-promotion.
Riverside Adventist Christian School is situated on the Riverside Convention Centre's secluded grounds on Leopold Street in Aitkenvale, Townsville. Riverside Adventist Christian School offers an outstanding open yet secure environment for education featuring excellent facilities and complete primary education from Prep to Year 6.
Riverside Adventist Christian School has maintained a tradition of excellence for over 40 years. Its caring Christian environment is noted for its highly qualified and professional staff and outstanding academic results. The School is committed to helping every child reach their full potential. To this end, the School has small class sizes with a maximum of 25 students per class. Enrolment is open to all families who have regard for the Christian ethos and the culture of the School.
The School is a member of Independent Schools Queensland (IQS) and is regulated by the Quality Adventist Schools (QAS) Framework. We proudly teach from the National Curriculum to ensure that our learning is at the forefront of education. Notably, the School offers one of the most competitive fee structures of any private school in the Townsville area. It provides students with all their basic stationery and textbooks.
Riverside Adventist Christian School aims to promote a redemptive relationship between each student and Jesus Christ as an integrated part of their academic, social, and physical development.