• River Bend Elementary empowers and engages all learners to achieve academic excellence and 21st century skills to be career and college ready. 


  • All Wake County Public School System students will be prepared to reach their full potential and lead productive lives in a complex and changing world.


    • We will offer flexible opportunities for students, families, and communities to work together to support academic growth for all learners.
    • We will provide an atmosphere of encouragement through Positive Behavior Intervention Support (PBIS) in order to aid in the academic, emotional, and social growth of all students.
    • We will establish school wide expectations that are reflective and data driven to support student achievement.
    • We will research and utilize best practices to differentiate instruction in order to meet the needs of diverse learners.
    • We will create a climate where learning is valued and individual differences are embraced.


  • By 2020, WCPSS will annually graduate at least 95% of its students ready for productive citizenship as well as higher education or a career.