Events & Programs

We provide enriching and fun programs for our kids.


AUTHOR’S DAY

  • An author comes to the school for an assembly with the children
  • Children have the opportunity to purchase signed copies of books of those author’s
  • Children in the older grades also are given the opportunity to write an essay and a few are chosen to have lunch with the visiting author

FUN FAIR

  • Annual carnival features games, activities, food and fun
  • Typically at the end of the school year

Volunteer Opportunity: Many volunteers are needed to make this a successful fundraiser and more importantly a great day for the children of Riverview and the community. We need chairpersons and workers for each booth.

Time involved: Booth chairs are expected to be there for set up and clean up of their booth and to be responsible all day. Booth volunteers are in 1-2 hour shifts.


ICE CREAM SOCIAL

  • Once a year event, usually in October
  • Teachers scoop ice cream and help the children add toppings to their delicious dessert
  • A DJ is also on site in the gym for some dancing as well

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to assist with set up and clean up and during event.

Time involved: 1-2 hour shifts.


KIDS HOLIDAY SHOPPE 

  • Held annually
  • Allows children to budget for and purchase their own holiday gifts for their family
  • Vendors and baked goods also available
  • A door prize is usually raffled off
  • Activities for the kids as well, such as a lego table

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to attend holiday shop and assist kids with picking out and purchasing gifts.

Time involved: 1-2 hour shifts.


MOVIE NIGHT

  • Movie is selected and voted on by the students
  • Families all gather in the APR to enjoy the movie with some refreshments

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to assist on day of event.

Time involved: 1-2 hour shifts.


FIFTH GRADE EVENTS/PROGRAMS

  • Many special programs and events help our fifth graders celebrate their final year at Riverview
  • Circle Line Cruise
  • Fifth Grade Picnic
  • Fifth Grade Luau
  • Awards Assembly
  • Yearbook
  • Slide Show

Volunteer Opportunity: Many volunteers needed to cover the different events

Luau and picnic volunteers needed to assist the day of the event and help plan event before

Yearbook and slide show: volunteers needed to collect pictures from all parents, select pictures to include, with equal representation of all fifth grade students, and assemble slide show and yearbook.

Time involved: Many hands make light work…


FIELD DAY

  • An outdoor day in which children take part in a variety of individual and group events, e.g., hula hoop, basketball, and group cooperative games
  • Event takes place in June during school hours

Volunteer Opportunity: Volunteers needed to time events, record times, serve lunch, and facilitate group games.

Time involved: Morning or afternoon sessions, about 2 hours per session.


STUDENT PUBLISHING CENTER

  • Student work with teachers to create a published piece, such as a poetry book or a short story
  • PTA provides the funds for this program and assists in the program

Easy Ways to Support Us

Shoparoo

Shoparoo

Shoparoo is the free app that turns pictures of your receipts into cash donations for your school. Just snap and instantly earn cash for Riverview!


Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile

Amazon Smile is a simple and automatic way for you to support the PTA every time you shop, at no cost to you.


Boxtops for Education

Box Tops for Education

Just cut and save all those box tops. Our box top coordinator will be running various collection programs throughout the year - stay tuned!!


Boxtops for ShopRite

Box Tops for ShopRite

Register to help earn cash for our school!

Helpful Links

Join the PTA

It's not too late to become a member! All volunteers and chairpersons need to be members of the PTA.

Simply Gourmet

Order hot lunches and support the PTA at the same time.

Order Birthday Bucks

Let your child celebrate their birthday at school by treating each child in their class to a birthday buck.

Spirit Wear

Show your school spirit with custom Riverview gear.

Reimbursement Form

Submit this form with receipts for reimbursement on pre-approved PTA purchases.