Parents often have questions regarding the day to day of the school. In order to support you with this, Riversdale staff have put together a short Parent Booklet with lots of useful pieces of information. You can download a copy here.
At Riversdale, we aim to make our procedures quick and simple. To this end we use SIMS Agora as our online payment facility. SIMS Agora gives you a more convenient and flexible way to pay us online. By making cashless payments you know that your money has reached the school safely. Please find the link below:
Mathletics switches kids on to mathematics. It’s engaging, supportive and targeted to the National Curriculum. Students are regularly set tasks to complete online for homework.
Please find the link below:
Makewaves is the social learning environment that provides social media for education. It enables schools to create and safely share videos, podcasts and blogs. Students and staff use this as an online portfolio to document their learning in Computing and other subjects across the curriculum. Please find the link below:
Riversdale Primary School is proud to have Edwards and Ward as our school caterers. Edwards & Ward are delighted to provide fresh, nutritious and healthy lunches to the pupils. They are an award winning caterer, specialising in education and they have built their reputation on fresh food prepared on site by staff who care about what they do. They use fresh locally sources fruit and vegetables, where possible, and in keeping with Riversdale’s status as a Rights Respecting School, they use fair trade products too.
Below you will find a copy of the updated Autumn/Winter menu. Take a look at the wonderful food on offer.
Additionally, please read the letter from the catering company regarding food allergies/sensitivities and the protocol for informing them of these. You can read it here.
Thinkuknow is an education programme from the National Crime Agency’s CEOP Command, with an excellent parent/carer support page.
Since 2006, Thinkuknow has been keeping children and young people safe by providing education about online abuse and exploitation. This website is unique as it is underpinned by the latest intelligence about online abuse from CEOP Command. The programme and accompanying advice web pages aims to ensure that everyone has access to this practical information – children, young people, their parents and carers and the professionals who work with them.
If you have any concerns regarding your potential online abuse and your child, do visit the site for further advice.