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Raiders Return to Spain:  Summer 2017

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  • On July 15, 2017
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The Raiders sent thirteen students and two teachers to Spain this summer for a total language and cultural immersion experience. The group spent two weeks in Seville, Spain and surrounding areas as part of the second year of Riverwood’s Spanish language and culture study abroad program. The students lived with local families, attended classes, and participated in […]

C’est la Vie! Raiders Live and Study in France​

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  • On June 15, 2017
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In June 2017, two ​French teachers chaparoned nine students for two and a half weeks in Paris and Aix-en-Provence as part of the school’s inaugural French language and study abroad program. The students lived with local families, attended classes, and participated in activities and/or excursions each day. According to French teacher Holly Fitchette, who travelled […]

Teachers Receive Teaching For Excellence Training in Colorado

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  • On June 1, 2017
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  Thanks to the Riverwood Foundation for sponsoring eight teachers to attend the Summer 2017 Teach for Excellence (T4E) training in Colorado. Paul Ankerich, Jodi Davis, Laura Guill, Lucia James, Lorena Lupas, Monica Olier Toloza, Jeanne Urban, and Greg Sanchez participated in the Performance Excellence for All Kids (PEAK) summer institute in June and will bring back an arsenal of T4​E tools […]

Raider Community Service Club Travels to Nicaragua

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  • On April 15, 2017
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During Spring Break 2017, 21 students from the Community Service Club traveled to Nicaragua. They spent their days, along with teachers and chaperones, interacting and helping students and delivering needed supplies to the area. The group stayed at and worked with El Ayudante, an organization created to assist​ the children and families in and around the city of […]