Recently Amani Wilborn signed a letter of intent to play for and attend Marquette University in the Fall 2015. Amani is a four-year starter and captain on Riverside’s Girls Basketball team coached by Don Nelson. Amani was a member of the State Champion team in 2013. Pictured are Coach Nelson, Amani and her parents, Fred and… [Continue Reading]

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The National Honor Society is again hosting the annual food drive from November 3rd through November 21st.  This year, we will be collecting donations of instant mashed potatoes and gravy packets. Over the past five years we have successful given over 10,000 food items to local food pantries!  I know we can do it again… [Continue Reading]

NHS Food Drive

Last week, our own Jax Goldsmith participated in the National Town Hall Meeting at the conference of the Council of Great City Schools. Jax and another student from Bay View represented all students of MPS and spoke on the issue of testing. Pictured above are: Mr. Harris, Jax Goldsmith, Ms. Hood (Jax’s mom) and Bay View… [Continue Reading]


The Mercury Yearbook staff has been working hard to get the message out to all students and staff about ReplayIt is a site sponsored by our yearbook company, Jostens. It allows anyone to upload pictures for all to see. It also is a great way to add pictures for use in this year’s yearbook.… [Continue Reading]

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The school media team (yearbook, website and commons) needs your pictures! Register at RePlayIt and upload photos of school happenings. Once you are registered, you can even upload from Facebook and Twitter. Then check back on the site to see what’s happening around the school! Calling all Alumni! We are celebrating 100 years of Riverside… [Continue Reading]


Riverside University High School is committed to being a diverse, multicultural, urban high school with a primary focus on the preparation of students for success in post-secondary educational settings. The shared efforts of students, parents, and staff will result in life-long learners and productive citizens in the global community.