Riverview High School

County: Sarasota
Number of Students: 2,500

1 Ram Way, Sarasota, FL 34231
Phone: 941-923-1484

Principal: Linda Nook
Email: [email protected]

Superintendent: Lori White
Phone: (941)927-9000
Email: [email protected]

School Board President: Shirley Brown
Phone: 941-927-9000
Email: [email protected]

PR Representative: Angela Hartvigsen
Phone: 941-927-9000 x34107
Email: [email protected]

Students served:

Hispanic 20%
White 57%
Black 16%
Other 4%
ESE 14%
ELL 3%
Economically disadvantaged 20%
Attendance 91%

The Arts at Riverview High School:

AP Art History
Jazz Band
Steel Drums
Theatre Arts

Additionally, IB programs are offered in all four disciplines.

Our Arts Teaching Team includes:

Music- 4 teachers
Visual Arts- 5 teachers
Theatre Arts- 1

Our Schedule:
Combinations of 4 x 4 and A/B block scheduling.

A Visit to Our School:
Riverview High School is a Florida Department of Education Music Demonstration School. Riverview believes that arts education is essential for all students and plays a pivotal role in success in school and life. The school provides an extremely wide range and large number of arts education programs and courses for its students. In addition to “quantity,” all of Riverview’s arts programs are of the highest quality.

Our Special Arts Programs:
Riverview offers a sound curriculum and is dedicated to fostering excellence, creativity, and self-expression by focusing on individual talents and encouraging a lifelong appreciation of the arts. Riverview offers a successful International Baccalaureate Program with four subject areas in the arts: IB Dance, IB Music, IB Theatre Arts, and IB Visual Arts. Each area is a model of contemporary instructional practices, a detailed, ‘rubric-driven curriculum’, and concurrent quantitative and non-quantitative assessment modalities. Principal Linda Nook states, “Riverview High School arts education programs reflect the vital role of the arts in our community”.

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