Join Us

Only a visit to our eleven-acre mountain and ocean view campus will convey how our nurturing and peaceful environment fosters each student’s personal growth and academic achievement.

Let's Get to Know Each Other!

We look forward to getting to know your family through the admissions process. Join us for a Virtual Coffee and Campus Visit Day to find out why the Riviera Ridge students are thriving.

If you have any questions throughout the admissions process, please reach out to Molly Seguel at (805) 569-1811, ext. 131 or at [email protected].

Prospective Parent Virtual Coffees

Meet the Head of School and hear a broad overview of our program and Q & A. Zoom calls are scheduled from 8:30 am to 9:30 am. Email [email protected] to schedule.

  • Thursday, September 14, 2023
  • Thursday, October 26, 2023
  • Thursday, November 9, 2023

Campus Visit Days

Join us for an in-person on-campus tour and presentation from members of the Academic Leadership Team. Visits are for adults only, from 9:00 am -10:30 am. Space is limited, must RSVP to [email protected].

  • Wednesday, September 27, 2023
  • Wednesday, October 25, 2023
  • Tuesday, December 12, 2023
  • Wednesday, January 17, 2024
  • Thursday, January 25, 2024
  • Wednesday, February 21, 2024
  • Tuesday, April 16, 2024
  • Tuesday, May 14, 2024

Middle School Genius Night

Thursday, October 26th, 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm.
Prospective parents and students for 6th-7th grades are welcome.

Maker Fair

Saturday, January 20, 2024, 10:00 am to 12:00 pm.
All families are welcome.


Admissions Application Deadlines

  • The Admission Application Deadline is Friday, January 26, 2024
  • The Tuition Assistance Application Deadline is also Friday, January 26, 2024
  • Admission Decision Letters and Tuition Assistance Awards are emailed Friday, March 8, 2024
  • Families are asked to respond to The Riviera Ridge School with their admission decision by Friday, March 22, 2024

Assessments and Placement

Once all application materials have been received, you will be contacted to schedule a student visit and/or an assessment for your child.

Junior Kindergarten through 5th Grade Assessments

Small group assessments will be scheduled by appointment.

  • Saturday, January 27, 2024
  • Saturday, February 24, 2024

6th through 8th Grade Student Tours

Individual student tours will be scheduled by appointment. For the 2023-2024 admission cycle, The Riviera Ridge School is test optional. Please contact the Admissions office for more information. 

Junior students at Riviera Ridge

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