Riverton Collegiate Institute

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Riverton Collegiate Institute (or RCI) is a high school located in Riverton, Manitoba in the Rural Municipality of Bifrost in the Interlake Region, Manitoba.

Riverton Collegiate has an enrollment of about 150 students from grade 8 to Senior 4. The school is part of Evergreen School Division. Other schools in the Division include:

  • Riverton Early Middle School
  • Arborg Collegiate
  • Arborg Early Middle School
  • Dr. George Johnson Middle School (Gimli)
  • Sigurbjorg Stefansson Early School (Gimli)
  • Gimli High School
  • Winnipeg Beach School

Notable Achievements[edit]

Riverton Collegiate was one of five schools in Manitoba that was selected by the Department of Education to be showcased in a video about "Building Success with Students and Aboriginal Parents". This is the second year in a row that RCI has received recognition for its work with Aboriginal students - having been nominated last year for a MAST Premier award for school board innovation.

In addition to resident students from Riverton and the surrounding area, RCI is pleased to welcome students from various northern communities. Our school enjoys a close working relationship with all of these communities, including partners from:

  • Southeast Tribal Council
  • Bloodvein First Nation
  • Berens River First Nation
  • Poplar River First Nation
  • Frontier School Division
  • Sapotaweyak Cree Nation (Pelican Rapids)
  • Kinonjeoshtegon First Nation (Jackhead)

In 2009 Riverton Collegiate began a band program and choral choir.

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Coordinates: 50°59′35″N 97°00′08″W / 50.99306°N 97.00222°W / 50.99306; -97.00222