Sunday, February 19, 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

Upcoming Events


Daily Announcements


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Inclement Weather Procedures


How Will I Know If Schools Are Closed?

  • Check the Greenville County Schools or Riverside Middle School websites
  • Tune to local radio and television stations, including The Schools Channel on Charter and U-verse 99
  • Twitter or Facebook
  • Call INFOLine at 355-3100

Parents should discuss plans for early dismissal (pickup, supervision, etc.) due to inclement weather with their children.

SCPASS and SCREADY Online Tutorial Practice

This year, SCPASS and SCREADY standardized testing will be online. All students will be given instruction on the online tools that are available, and will have a chance to experience sample items prior to the test.

If you and your student wish to familiarize yourself now with the online system, please go to the link below for a public version of the online tutorial. Please note that this public link does not allow the user to actually hear what the oral administration sounds like.


Cops on the Court

On Tuesday, February 21, at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena, the Greenville City Police Department is hosting a special session of “Cops on the Court” from 4:00-9:00 p.m. This is an interactive basketball program in which city police officers play basketball with community youth in an effort to improve community relations and provide mentoring for students between the ages of 8 and 17 years old. The event is free and is broken down into age groups, 4:00-6:00 p.m. for ages  8 to 12  and 6:00-9:00 p.m. for ages 13 to 17. There will be free food and prizes.  A waiver must be signed by a parent or guardian in order to participate. The waiver and more information can be found here
Contact: Sergeant Ed Irick, Greenville City Police, 864-467-5032 


Order your 2017 RMS Yearbook!

Option 1: Buy online by going to the Jostens site for RMS

If you experience problems with the link, please go to and select the Yearbooks tab. Then choose the “Buy Your Yearbook” option and enter our school’s info.

Option 2: Buy at school

Send in cash or a check (made out to RMS) to Ms. Teeple in G-107 on the 8th grade hall. Please see me during homeroom so I can write a receipt that day. Thanks so much!


Today through February 10-$44
February 11 ‘til supplies run out - $46


GCSD Job Fair

Job Fair – The Human Resources Department will host a Job Fair on Tuesday, February 21, from 5:00-7:00 p.m., at Lifelong Learning (Sullivan Center), 206 Wilkins Street in Greenville. We will be hiring for the following positions:  Bus Drivers, Bus Aides, Custodians and Food Service Operators.  Hiring managers will be on hand to speak with and answer questions from interested applicants. 
Vickie Sims, 355-7794. 



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