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Riverside High School
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Riverside High School

September UTrust Bus Driver Recognition

Attendance Awareness for September

 "Missing 10% of school days, just 2 days each month, can put children at risk of academic failure.  September is Attendance Awareness Month, so let's work together to help all kids attend today so they can achieve tomorrow."

Monthly Events

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2017-2018 Decatur County School Calendar

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Events and Sports Schedules

2017 RHS Football

2017 RHS Golf

RHS Band Schedule

Other Helpful Information

Web Resources for Tennessee Educators


About Riverside High School

Riverside High School was originally opened in 1965, but moved into a new facility in the fall of 2000 in Decaturville, Tennessee. RHS is a 9th-12th grade school which operates on a modified block schedule with 9-week grading periods. Riverside offers a variety of courses including dual credit options and a well-established career-technical education program. Riverside also has many well-established athletic programs including football, basketball, baseball, softball, golf, and soccer.  There are approximately 525 students presently enrolled at Riverside.

Please click on the link below for the Riverside High School Student Handbook and for further information concerning the school’s mission statement, beliefs, and operational procedures.


RHS Student Handbook

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Contact Information

Riverside High School

Mr. Hugh Smith, Principal

4250 Hwy. 641 So.

Decaturville, TN  38329

(731) 852-3941


Mr. Lex Suite, Assistant Principle


Mrs. Amanda Keeton, Guidance Counselor




Contact Information:

Decatur County Board of Education

Branson Townsend, Director

59 W. Main Street, P.O. Box 369

Decaturville, TN 38329


Phone: (731) 852-2391

Fax: (731) 852-2960