The only parallel medium
high school in Pietermaritzburg
and the Midlands!
Riverwood College is a proudly South African High School with boys and girls from all cultures and backgrounds. Riverwood College is the only co-ed parallel medium high school in Pietermaritzburg and the Midlands. This unique trademark, together with our quality education and variety of activities, makes us the perfect school to develop balanced, positive and productive young South Africans for the future.
We are proud to boast excellent academic standards, as well as qualified and dedicated teaching staff.
We believe our comprehensive sports programme is an integral part of the holistic education of our pupils.
Our pupils are offered a wide range of cultural opportunities to encourage self-expression and develop creativity.
To be the leading co-educational, parallel medium school in KwaZulu-Natal.
To be a school of excellence, grounded in a Christian ethos, providing our learners opportunities to excel in Academics, Sport and Culture within a modern, safe space.
Join the Riverwood Family!
Riverwood College offers a value-driven, balanced education to pupils from Grade 1 to Grade 12. We encourage prospective parents to find out more about our admissions process.
Discover Founders House
We offer boarding for boys and girls from Grade 8 to Grade 12. Our Boarding Establishment, Founders House, is often referred to as ‘The Heart of the School’.