Riverside Magnet School at Goodwin College
A Reggio Magnet School in Greater Hartford
The Riverside Magnet School (formerly the Goodwin College Early Childhood Magnet School) offers young children – Prekindergarten through grade 5 – an exciting curriculum that builds cognitive, social, language, creative, and physical skills.
The school’s curriculum is project based and applies the world-famous Reggio Emilia model. This Reggio magnet school empowers children to reach their full potential by controlling the direction of their learning, finding endless ways and opportunities to express themselves, and learning through all five senses.
Each classroom has fully certified teachers who plan customized learning, based on the children’s interests and needs, encouraging many forms of expression. All children are offered a full-day program. Extended hours available on a tuition basis.
Transportation is provided for Greater Hartford residents.
- Full-day education for children in prekindergarten–grade 5
- State-of-the-art facility with technology designed for young children, including Smart Boards and computers in every classroom
- Parental involvement is a key component
- Located on the Goodwin College Riverside Campus
- Follows the world renowned Reggio Emilia model of learning
- Emphasizes outdoor learning opportunities for children and their families
- Afternoon Studio, an after-school enrichment program, available on a tuition basis
Attend a Parent Information Session
We expect to have Parent Information Sessions available in the Fall of 2017 for the 2018/2019 school year. If you're interested in attending, please sign up online and we will notify you when the session dates are finalized.
How To Apply
For instructions on how to apply, click here.