Sunday, March 26, 2017
615 Hammett Bridge Road ♦ Greer, SC 29650 ♦ Phone: (864) 355-7900 ♦ Fax: (864) 355-7918
Important Facts

Grades: 6th, 7th, 8th
Enrollment: 1163 students
School Colors: Blue and Silver
School Mascot: Riverside Royals
Motto: "Learning Today, Leading Tomorrow"

Accreditation Palmettos Finest Red Carpet School

Palmetto Gold-Silver Award

SC Association for Middle School Education

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Standardized testing for SCPASS (Science and Social Studies) and SC Ready (ELA and Math) will be taking place near the end of April.

Below is some information that we hope you find helpful. Please review the information, and if you have any questions, please contact the testing coordinator, Ms. Bush, at 355-7929. 

  • Testing begins at promptly 8:35, so please have students at school on time.
  • Please do not schedule doctor's appointments or other out of school functions during testing times. 
  • Cell phone, smart watches, and other electronics should be stored in the locker or left at home. Students may not be in possession of any electronic devices that can be used for communicating, timing, creating images, or storing images. These devices should be left at home or stored in the locker. If brought into the test session, they will be collected by the test administrator and returned after the test session is complete.
  • Please see the attached schedule for testing dates and times. Note that each grade level tests separately. ​The tests are not timed. The students may actively work on the test as long as needed, but they do need to complete the test by the of the school day.  The majority of the students are projected to finish around 11:30 each morning.  On Friday afternoon, there is an additional required Field Test from 1:05 to 3:15.
  • NEW! Online Practice Tests for all subjects are available at this website:       Click on the white link "Online tools training" below the square labeled SCPASS/SCREADY. 

RMS Community Spirit Fest

RMS Community FestThe annual RMS Community Spirit Fest will be Monday, March 27th from 5:00-7:30.  Stroll through the building to see the Model United Nations Festival of Nations and the PTA family multicultural exhibits, come see the visual arts display created exclusively by RMS students, drop off your Mirrors & Windows donations, and cheer on our Riverside Royals as the soccer, baseball, and softball teams play. And don’t forget to have dinner and a dessert at Henry’s Smokehouse, Kona Hawaiian Ice, Baking Sweet Scents, Ellada Kouzina, The Chuck Truck and Half-Apped. Then stop by the RMS PTSA booth for all sorts of drinks for just $1 and then pick up your spirit wear.

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RMS Spirit Week
Spirit Week Schedule

Riverside Middle School SPIRIT WEEK is MARCH 20th-27th and we hope that you’ll join us as we work to support families in our community! We are excited to announce that all proceeds raised during our SPIRIT WEEK will be donated to the Ronald McDonald House Charities of the Carolinas on behalf of our Riverside Family.

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Join us in celebrating that special man in your life! We would like to invite all of our families to our BREAKFAST FOR DADS! All father figures are welcome, including stepfathers, grandfathers, uncles, brothers, foster fathers and father figures. On March 28, 2017, from 7 am to 7:45 am, we encourage all fathers to come enjoy breakfast with their children in the RMS cafeteria. Breakfast will include: Grits, scrambled eggs, sausage, biscuits and gravy with Milk or juice for a cost of $2.00 adults/$1.00 children (payable at the door)

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