Riverdale Heights Elementary

Edison Academy students and Riverdale Heights students participated in Read Across America on Monday, March 3, 2014. Thanks to a literacy grant from the Bettendorf Kiwanis, Edison students wrote and published children’s books, which they read to the kindergarten, first, and second graders. 

Grades K-6
Students: 620
Faculty: 41 FT, 5 PT

School Hours: 8:35 pm-3:00 pm

Scheduled Early Dismissals at 1:30 pm

Principal:  Jennifer Gertson
Dean of Students: Rachel Gotto

Lori Ellerbach, Ellen Nelson

The following information is provided to you in order to familiarize you and your child with some basic safety and operational procedures established at Riverdale Heights Elementary School.

Children enter the building                            8:00 am
(From 8:00 am to 8:20 am children will wait in the cafeteria until dismissed.)
School in session                       8:35 am to 3:00 pm

OFFICE HOURS:    School Year:  7:30 am to 4:00 pm

All students must be signed in and out in the office.  Students will only be released to adults, and only those indicated on emergency cards or by personal letter.

Dismissal Schedule: Walkers, Bus Riders, Children who are picked up by parents.

All students are dismissed through the front doors only.
2125 Devils Glen Road
Bettendorf, IA 52722
Main Office: 563-332-0525
Fax: 563-332-0224
Attendance: 563-332-0616

Upcoming Events: 

    Breakfast                     $1.35 per day
    Hot Lunch                    $2.05 per day
    Milk                             $0.40 per day

    Lunches can be paid for by sending a check, made payable to “Pleasant Valley Food Service” or cash to school with your child. If you have any questions about the food service program, please contact Andrea Mahler at 332-5550.

    Parents are to notify the school in the event a child is to be absent or late. Please call the absence line at  332-0616 to report an absence. This procedure ensures the safety of your child.

    Pleasant Valley District Administrative Center    332-5550
    Durham School Services (bus transportation)     332-4949
    Latchkey Program                                           579-4984
    Riverdale Heights Attendance                           332-0616

    Riverdale Heights has a very active PTA, which meets on a monthly basis.  Parents are encouraged to attend and take an active part in the PTA.  Meetings are held on the third Tuesday of month in the Media Center and babysitting is provided.