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This Week

  • 3/10 - Super Saturday 9:30-4:00 p.m.

Coming Up  

  • 3/13 - Career Day
  • 3/14 - Rock N Juice Restaurant Fundraiser
  • 3/16 - Fun Run
  • 3/23 - Bike Rodeo

Lost and Found

All lost and found items will be donated over spring break. 
Please check the front office and rack near the cafeteria for your child's favorite long lost items.
Thank you!


Please take time to read the attached article

A Parents’ Guide to Cybersecurity

Career Day - March 13
Parent Volunteers STILL NEEDED!

Have you had an interesting job?
Do you like to share stories with children?

Please find attached the Career Day flyer,
seeking volunteers to present his/her occupation in the classroom. 

If you do not want to present, but are able to help make this event successful, we have more jobs for you!



Super Saturday

Please sign up for Super Saturday on March 10, 2018 from 9:30-4:00 at Riviera Elementary.  Please donate 30 minutes of your time to clean up the school, create a rock path or paint game stencils for the Riviera students by signing up on Sign Up Genius:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/30e094badae28a5f58-super   

The rock path will symbolize the uniqueness of each student by including the rock they painted on Valentine's Day.  If your child was not at school that day, please pick up a rock in the Adventures in Art room, paint it at home and bring the painted rock back to school by Friday, March 9, 2018. 


2018 Bike Rodeo

Calling all 3rd, 4th, and 5th  grade boys and girls!
It's time to get ready for Riviera's BIKE RODEO.
The event will be on Friday, March 23rd!  
Look out for letters about the Bike Rodeo coming home with your child soon.  
VOLUNTEERS are needed to make this event successful - I need YOU! 
Please sign up at:  http://www.signupgenius.com/go/9040e48a4ac28aa8-2018


2018 GALA


Our annual Riviera PTA Gala is set for Saturday, May 5th and it's going to be the biggest FIESTA of the year!  
We are currently looking for parent donations for our silent and live auctions.  Can you help?  Take a look at our "wish list" below and contact Joe Lieser at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..   
Gala Donation Wish List:
Timeshare or vacation home
A ride to school in a classic car
A boat for a sunset cruise
A helicopter or private plane ride
Connections to professional athletes
Season tickets to professional sports games
Salon Services
Gym memberships
Do you own a business and have items or services you can donate?
Do you have a cool and awesome donation not on this list?

Our donation form is attached.  Just fill it out and return to the school office or to Joe Lieser at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


March 20th is the deadline to purchase in the Riviera office.
Online orders can also be completed.

  Want to win a RAV4 Hybrid?  For a chance, fill out a form to purchase a TEF Car Raffle Ticket in the Riviera office and we will get your tickets to you asap.

Drawing will be held on April 14th at the Annual TEF dinner. Winner need not be present to win.
$30 per ticket.
2/3 of ticket cost comes directly back to Riviera school!


Green Team
Thank you student and parent volunteers from Mrs Coleman’s class you did a great job managing the Sorting Station last week!
NEWS FLASH: This week Malibu banned plastic straws and cutlery from restaurants!!!  Effective June 1st!!!
THIS WEEK: Mrs Ormsby’s Students are Managing the Sorting Station

Please volunteer to help them run the Sorting Station this week. Thank you to all parent volunteers who signup one day from 12pm-1pm.
March Class schedule:
March 5 – 9: Mrs Ormsby
March 12 – 16: Mrs Veit
March 19 – 23: Mrs Hirokawa

Email Beth Van Elst with enquiries- This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
To sign up as a one day parent volunteer for your class
CLICK HERE : http://www.signupgenius.com/go/10c0c4aaaa92da4f85-sorting



Spaghetti Dinner

 Please see the attached flyer for the
Torrance Firefighters Association
47th Annual Spaghetti Dinner


After School Programs

Running Club


YMCA Explorers

Torrance Youth Basketball

Riviera Little League Spring 2018

Draw Winter

Sculpt Winter

Shrek April Trip

Winter Soccer

Winter STEM

Girls on the Run

Chem Kids - Animals - Robots

Spring Break Fun Camp

Spring Break Teen Camp

Breakfast with Bunny

El Camino Science Day

ECC Science Day Art Contest

Advantage Dance

Advantage Parkour



Jr. Architects and Engineering


Camp Surf