Riverside Education Academy Magnet


2017 Open Houses

Thursday, Feb 8 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Wednesday, Feb 15 6:00 - 7:30pm

(Snow: 3/1)


General Info

Address: 560 Ella Grasso Boulevard, New Haven, CT 06519 MAP         

Main Office Phone: (203) 946-7181 - (475) 220-6700

Grades: 9th to 12th grade

Admission Preferences: Sibling 

School Hours: 8:15am - 2:05pm

Principal: Mr. Larry Conaway

Before/After-School Programs Offered

Uniform School: No



School Overview

How to Know Riverside Education Academy School is Right for Your Child:

  • You are more comfortable in a smaller educational setting.
  • You would like to concentrate on raising reading levels.
  • You require flexibility 
  • You are seeking appropriate learning-level materials to increase confidence in success.

 Unique Ways Your Child Can Learn and Grow Here:

  • Individualized attention
  • On-site one-on-one tutoring
  • Individualized courses
  • Hybrid


2017 Open Houses

2017 Open Houses

Thursday, Feb 8 1:00pm - 3:00pm

Wednesday, Feb 15 6:00 - 7:30pm

(Snow: 3/1)

School Tours & Shadowing

Available by appointment.

For More Info

To learn more, please contact School Ambassadors:
Wanda Gibbs at 203-946-7181 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
LaShante James at 203-946-7181 or This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


What our students are saying...

“Riverside’s learning structure is great, and everyone learns in their own individual way.”
- Ashley, Grade 12


We Provide

  • State-of-the-Art Schools

  • Free Transportation &
    Free Tuition

  • Free Preschool for
    3 & 4-year-olds

Our Mission

In addition to providing effective and innovative educational practices, New Haven Schools of Choice are designed to foster student enrollment patterns that reflect racial, ethnic and economic diversity.

Families must apply to our schools.  Students are placed in schools through a lottery.


Who Can Apply

New Haven residents can apply to any magnet or charter school in the city. Our Interdistrict Magnet Schools are open to all Connecticut residents. There are no admission requirements, tests or prerequisites for our students. We serve special education students, English Language learners, talented and gifted students and everyone else who comes through the lottery to our schools. No student may be denied enrollment because of race, ethnicity or disability. 

Contact Us

New Haven Public Schools -
Office of Choice & Enrollment

54 Meadow Street, First Floor
New Haven, CT 06519 MAP

Hours: Monday - Friday, 8:30am to 4:30pm

Phone: 475-220-1430 &

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