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Riverdale offers a K-8 Program
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Student artwork is displayed throughout the school
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Riverdale is a great place to be
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Riverdale was named a Reward School by the TN Dept of Education
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Riverdale offers an award winning visual arts program in a state-of-the-art art studio
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GOAL applications open

Applications for GMSD Online School Now Available

Germantown, Tennessee, June 10, 2021--GMSD is embarking on opening its very first online school. We recognize that families want educational choices that meet their individual needs. We are excited to announce our new school, GOAL, Germantown Online Academy of Learning for Grades 6-12, which will launch in August.
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Riverdale's 2021-22 Supply Information

Click image to order your child's pre-packaged supply kit. Deadline to order is July 7th.
Click Here For Supply Lists and Ordering Information 
Riverdale masks, sweat shirts and pants, and supplies

Riverdale Bookstore News Flyer

Need school supplies? Want some Riverdale gear? Check out the Riverdale Bookstore's latest deals! All purchases available through!
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Riverdale Raiders fight their way to sectional finals in the state basketball tournament

Germantown, Tennessee--February 12, 2021--This season, the boys' basketball team of Riverdale School has made a monumental comeback. Previous to this season, The Raiders had won half a dozen games over the past couple of years. This year, these young men found a new stride.  The comeback kids went into the regional tournament as the 3 seed and pulled off impressive victories of their games in those state-level tournaments--something, according to new head coach Wes Crump, that was "unexpected".  
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Join the Transitioning to High School Virtual Parenting Class on Tuesday, February 9!

The Transitioning to High School Virtual Parenting Class will be held on Google meet on Tuesday, February 9th from 6:00pm to 7:00pm (CST). Email Mrs. McClinton to receive the Google link. 
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Congratulations to the GMSD holiday card winners presented at the annual GMSD Star Awards program

Germantown, TN--December 16, 2020-- An elementary, middle, high school overall award was presented to three students along with an overall grand prize award who's design made it to the cover of this year's GMSD Christmas cards.
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Kindness Awards

Congratulations to this year's GMSD Kindness Award recipients from each school!

Germantown, Tennessee—November 17, 2020-- Each year GMSD reaches out to its school counselors and principals for the student(s) at their schools that exemplify kindness. We are proud to recognize this year’s GMSD Kindness Awards.
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Riverdale’s mission is to develop student learners who reach their greatest potential while embracing diversity and fully participating in the collaborative network of home, school, and community.

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Contact Information

School Address:
1745 Miller Farms Road
Germantown, TN 38138
Phone 901.756.2300
Fax 901.752.7939
School Hours:
Early Arrivals to cafeteria no earlier than 8:00am
Dismissed to classes at 8:15am 
From Germantown Rd and Poplar Ave
Travel west on Poplar Avenue approximately 2 blocks. Turn right on Miller Farms.
The school is about 3 blocks down on the left.
From Germantown Rd and Neshoba
Travel west on Neshoba. Turn left on Miller Farms.
The school is on the right about 100 feet from stop sign. 

GMSD Upcoming Events


New Teacher Orientation

Wed Jul 28 2021
to Thu Jul 29 2021

Differentiated Admin Day

Fri Jul 30 2021

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