Riverhead Charter School

Website: www.riverheadcharterschool.org
District: Riverhead Central
Authorizer: NYS Board of Regents
Partner Organization: Edison Schools
Description:  
The Riverhead Charter School uses a curriculum that is built around five domains: humanities and the arts, math and science, character and ethics, practical arts and skills, and physical fitness and health. A locally-developed curriculum based upon the community of Riverhead is also included. Student progress is monitored in many ways to help ensure that standards are met. Students participate in Edison's own portfolio and performance-based assessment system as well as State and local testing programs.