Riverside Rocket Blast

May 24, 2023

Riverside Mission/Purpose Statement

The mission of Riverside Elementary is to provide a nurturing, enthusiastic, and safe environment that acknowledges individual differences, encourages community involvement, and emphasizes an ongoing commitment to academic excellence.

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Important Dates and Information

Homeroom Assignments for 2023-24

Students' homeroom assignments for the 2023-24 school year will be posted at the front of the school on July 21st.

School Supply Lists

Check the Parents/Students tab on the school website (or click on the button below) to access the 2023-24 school supply lists.

Open House is Thursday, July 27th

Open House will be organized by students' last names. Please arrive at Riverside at your assigned time according to the first letter of your child's last name:

  • 8:00 to 9:30 A thru H
  • 10:00 to 11:30 I thru P
  • 1:00 to 2:30 Q thru Z

Please contact the school at 678-482-1000 if you have any questions.

Summer Breakfasts and Lunches Are Back!

Gwinnett County’s Summer Meals Program is back with free grab-and-go breakfasts and lunches from May 30 to Aug. 1. The nutritious meals are for families with children 18 and under or those 19 and older with a physical or mental impairment. Meals can be picked up curbside at 21 sites from 11:00am to 1:00pm, Monday through Friday — including County holidays — while supplies last.

The attached flyer lists all 21 locations where summer meals are available for pick up and contact information should anyone have questions.

5th Grade Walk at Riverside

Look at these proud graduating 5th grade Riverside Rockets! Each year Kindergarten through 4th grade students get to line the hallways and cheer for the 5th graders as they take their walk through the school. Congratulations, 5th grade!

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Kindergarten, 1st, and 2nd graders were treated to a mobile zoo on the last day of school! Students got to see several animals up close and even had the option to get a picture with one of the animals.

Summer and the Media Center

Click the link below to keep up to date with exciting things happening in the media center like the Summer Reading Challenge, Book Mobile 5K, and more. The Media Center News is a new way to keep up with all things reading!

Brownie Troop #21660 of Suwanee completed their Take Action project by collecting donations for the cats of the Gwinnett County Humane Society. The girls traded their shelter donations for snuggles with cats and kittens available for adoption.

Troop members: L-R

Amelia Stowe

Ever Johnson

Reese McFarland

Miriam Carley

Kailyn Korpak

NGHS Seniors Take a Walk Down Memory Lane

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All Things Summer

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2022-23 Riverside Business Partners

We thank you for all your support this year!

Atlanta Jayhawks

Elevate Martial Arts

Fine Arts Matter

Good News Club

Jeremiah's Italian Ice

Kid Chess

Mathnasium, Suwanee

Planet Smoothie

Premier Martial Arts

Spanish Made Fun

Suwanee Pediatric Dentistry

Tifa Enterprises

Whizlearning Kids

Contact Information

Riverside Elementary

5445 Settles Bridge Road

Suwanee, Georgia 30024

(P) 678-482-1000

(F) 678-482-1018

Summer Office Hours:

Monday - Friday