Riverbend Prep Academy

Riverbend Prep Academy

We are a K-8 Charter School providing high-quality education to the Laveen Community since 2003.

Operating as usual



No Riverbend Rising today 9/1
No school Monday, 9/4 due to Labor Day



Riverbend Rising will be closed Friday, September 1st. Please make sure your student(s) get picked up by 12:30🐾


A letter to our Riverbend Prep community 🐾


Get ready for Meet the Teacher Night! See you there!


The time has come!! Here is the RP 23/24 school year calendar. See you all on the 3rd for meet the teacher night!

Welcome back Wildcats🐾


The end of the year is EXPLODING with excitement!


Now introducing our Friday & Saturday night summer league open to the public! Please message the phone number directly on flyer or inbox us if you’re interested. Registration is all online but we want to see how many are interested before we create the online registration form first! Deadline is Saturday, June 10th! Please help spread the word! Pensar AcademyRiverbend Prep AcademyImagine Bell CanyonSynergy Public SchoolVista College PrepAcademia del Pueblo; Friendly House, Inc.Bennett AcademyEAGLE College Prep: MaryvaleSage AcademyABC15 ArizonaPASS for KidsValley ToyotaNeighborhood Ministries, PhoenixPhoenix SunsCity of Phoenix, AZ USANorth Pointe PrepImagine Cortez Park ElementaryFOX 10 PhoenixEthos Academy: CFAInhance Fitness Sports&Performance,LLCLerner and RoweRafi Law GroupEdison School of InnovationGrand Canyon UniversityLive 1015NFLPan-American Charter SchoolBrighton Charter School


We appreciate all of our Riverbend Prep moms!

Our moms are our superheroes and biggest supporters, but we usually don’t tell them enough how much they’re appreciated. Now’s the time—with a personalized Mother’s Day card or gift. On her special day, tell your mom how much she means to you with these heartwarming messages about motherhood, whether she’s new to the role or has a lifetime of memories raising children. Post a comment show her all the little things that go unnoticed are appreciated, and tag her in it.


Congratulations Riverbend Prep Academy 2023 kickball Champions!

Photos from Riverbend Prep Academy's post 05/09/2023

2023 kickball champions!!!!! Way to go wildcats!

Photos from Riverbend Prep Academy's post 04/28/2023

The Wildcat Arena is officially OPEN!

Photos from Riverbend Prep Academy's post 04/22/2023

WOW. Our students are out of this world!


Way to go team!

Riverbend Prep Academy vs. Imagine Bell Canyon

Photos from Riverbend Prep Academy's post 04/08/2023

An EGGtastic STEAM filled Friday!

Photos from Riverbend Prep Academy's post 04/08/2023

A beautiful day for an Egg hunt! Our kindergarten classes were on prowl to find the golden egg!


Way to go Riverbend!


ATTENTION: Ladies and Gentlemen; boys and girls.... the Wildcat Arena is FINALLY complete!
Please join us at the rededication and re-opening of our gym!
April 27th from 5:30-7pm. The ribbon cutting will begin at 6pm
See you there!


FUNdraiser time!!! Each scholar was sent home with a sheet with delicious treats! 2 weeks to go!


Do you have a pre-k or kindergarten student ready to start school in the 2023-2024 school year? Join us in our Kindergarten Round-up event!
Lots of information and free backpacks for our future RP kindergarten scholars and their families!
See you soon!


2023 boys basketball champion!
We are extremely proud of our boys basketball team! All your hard work and dedication paid off.


Championship here we come!


Get your school spirit ready! ITS SPIRIT WEEK!

Photos from Rising Sun Athletic League's post 02/24/2023

So much excitement! Super proud of our Riverbend Prep Wildcats!


Today we celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr and honor his legacy


From our family to yours, have a wonderful holiday!


Join us at Riverbend Prep for our first ever STEAM Open House! Help us celebrate all your scholars successes in the classroom! Bring the whole family!

Photos from Riverbend Prep Academy's post 12/01/2022

EXTRA EXTRA Wildcat News!


Learn all about the book fairs Ewallet! Set your scholar up for success this book fair!



CONGRATULATIONS Wildcats! Our two time winning champion volleyball team! We are so proud of you!


Get ready Wildcats! Spirit week starts TOMORROW!


Picture retakes are here! If your scholar would like to retake their photo, please visit the Lifetouch website below, or pick up the photo packet from the front office!


Have a safe and spooky Halloween Wildcats!


Come one come all let’s celebrate fall!
Join us at Riverbend Prep for our annual Fall Fest! Friday October 28th from 6-8
All are welcome!




REMINDER! Today starts our parent teacher conferences. Come chat with your scholars wonderful teachers ❤️


Great minds create great projects!


A messy workspace makes for the best creations! Our 4th graders created their own motorized rovers. Fantastic work!

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Videos (show all)

We are full STEAM ahead working on our STEAM projects! Our 2nd and 3rd grade classes worked on making their own robotic ...
Message from the principal
Onsite Learning
Back to School
Award presented by Riverbend Prep and Governing board for years of service and commitment to our community.  We will mis...
Riverbend 8th Grade Virtual Promotion
Very important message regarding school closures.
Intro to Virtual Learning
Your Riverbend family wanted to say hello during our daily meeting this morning.   Take a look and feel free to send you...
Good morning Riverbend Familes!   Your staff wanted to take a moment to say hello this morning.




5625 S 51st Avenue
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