Join us for our annual Rummage Sale and Flea Market at 9:00 am on Saturday, May 16th in the Riverside Gym. Check out the Rummage Sale Flyer 15  for more information.  


Well – not quite 100 years but our new sign has been in the planning for several years. Many thanks to Jan & Jim Gibson and the entire Riverside Foundation for their continued support of our school. With the collaboration of the Foundation, the alumni and school administration team, we were able to secure the… [Continue Reading]

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The new year brings Riverside to a historical milestone. 2015 brings us to 100 years of residency at 1615 E. Locust Street. Construction of the main building was completed in time for school to start in the fall of 1915. This past fall we welcomed our 100th senior class. Anniversary celebrations are being planned, new… [Continue Reading]

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Why Riverside University High School – an MPS school! Check out our new video! Community: RUHS strives to maintain an environment where everyone feels cared for and cares for others, and where students do their best, try their hardest and give their all Academics:  Academic excellence is the focus of what we do at RUHS. … [Continue Reading]


In addition to Riverside University High School’s mission to prepare students to become life-long learners and productive citizens of the global community, we have adopted a theme for the new school year. We have high expectations at RUHS. We expect all our staff and students to “Do your Best, Try your Hardest and Give your All!

School Theme

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.

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