Riverside High School has amended its tutoring opportunities for the school year. Students can now obtain face-to-face and virtual tutoring each week. Please see the attached information and also visit our tutoring website for more information.
If you would like to participate in the GCS Virtual Program next year, you will need to sign up. Otherwise, you will automatically be signed up to return to brick and mortar for 2021-22. Registration for the 2021-22 GCS Virtual Program opens Tuesday, January 19 and will continue through Tuesday, February 9. To register, students must be enrolled in Greenville County Schools and parents must have a Backpack account. This first registration window is for those who are certain they want to participate in the Virtual Program next fall.
Warriors: Greenville County Schools has made the decision to move all Greenville County High Schools to a Block Schedule, starting with the 2021-22 School Year. Riverside High School is currently operating on a "Traditional Schedule". Please see all of the attached information regarding Block Schedule and the transition in moving towards a Block Schedule.
Please see the school's "Attendance Website" for all questions about student attendance. You will also get information on how to submit notes and documentation to the school for your student.
Seniors, please refer to the new School Counseling website “Senior” page for information on our new College Application Manager. GCS is now using SchooLinks to request transcripts, request recommendation letters, and manage the college application process. All info about how to apply to college and request supporting documents can be found in video tutorials and written instructions at the new School Counseling website.
Warriors: Please take a look at the attached links for information regarding meals for students this year. School meals will be available for all students in all school-opening scenarios. In order to qualify for free or reduced meals parents must complete a new free and reduced meal application for the current school year. The online Free and Reduced Price Meal Applications are now available for the 2020-2021 school year and can be accessed on our website at the link below. Students enrolled in the 100% Virtual Program do not attend school in-person at all, but are eligible to receive breakfast and lunch five days per week under the USDA School Meals Program. Students attending the in-person program can receive breakfast and lunch for days they are not in attendance. If you have any questions, please contact Cafeteria Manager Rita Anderson or at 355-7808. Please see the attached Information:
Warriors: Please take the time to create a backpack account for parents. A backpack for parents account provides parents, guardians, or contacts with a central place to sign in to do the following:
To create your parent backpack account follow the attached directions. Please note that parents only need to create a backpack account once. This is not an annual process.
If you're in a crisis now, do not hesitate to call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline: