Running River achieves exceptional results by integrating leading educational methodologies while honoring the whole child in a loving and experientially driven approach.

What we do and why we do it: read our 12 points of exceptional child education


The Running River Learning Paradigm combines the finest qualities of the most highly regarded independent schooling systems in the Western World. Read about our roots and the education revolution.

We guide children to Academic Excellence by focusing on the process of learning and creating the highest quality work through  a curriculum that is meaningful, experiential, integrated, individualized and nature-based in a school culture of collaboration and respect. 

K-5 Curriculum Map      

Middle School Curriculum Map


Open Houses: Tues., January 10th 9-10:30 & Wed., January 25th 5-6:30pm

See our school in action, meet the Director and participate in student activities


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