Welcome to Riviera High School

Riviera High School is a dynamic, international, co-educational secondary school enrolling only boarding students. The school is situated at Kabuga, some 20 kilometers east of Kigali City Centre on the road to Kayonza. The school campus is surrounded by a lush, landscaped property of 33 hectares offering a 30mtr swimming pool, full size clay tennis court, volleyball, football and two basketball courts. This clean, beautiful and secure location provides an ideal environment for education and holistic development of the learn

Since opening in 2007, the student population of Rivera has grown to over 500. As an international school English is the language of instruction with the student population from countries such as Rwanda, DRC, Burundi, Uganda, Kenya, Tanzania, Oman, Cameroon, Senegal, Benin and even as far as Canada and Australia.

The philosophy of Rivera is the holistic development of the child through spiritual, social and academic discipline. Riviera is about developing lifelong learners with a determination to achieve the highest possible standards in all that they do. At Riviera learning is constructed through active involvement (pro-activeness); learners become dynamically engaged in their learning (participation); and that learning is the result of meaningful interaction and dialogue with other students, teachers, and even the broader learning community.

The school aims to achieve a good balance between intellectual, social and spiritual growth of the learner. This is built around a healthy interaction between the teacher, the learner and the parent. When the three parties work in unison the product is a disciplined learner and armed with discipline as the tool, the learner’s academic success is a sure event. A gender balanced ratio is important at Riviera offering modern residential facilities, class-rooms, two IT Resource Centre fully equipped with high-speed internet con

Riviera High School offers both the Rwandan National Program from S1 to S6 and is an accredited Cambridge International Centre offering KS 3, KS 4 (IGCSE) and GCE AS&A Level Program.