40 Years of Excellence.

Riara Schools

Our Vision

"To be a centre of excellence in the provision of quality kindergarten, primary and high school education".


Our Mission

“To provide a holistic education that enables each learner to acquire knowledge, and to develop social and moral values, through a friendly learning environment where professionals help the student realize his or her highest potential”.


Our Core Values

EXCELLENCE – We will have only one standard EXCELLENCE!
Leading by EXAMPLE – We will strive to lead by EXAMPLE.
TEAMWORK – We will cultivate the spirit of TEAMWORK.
INTEGRITY – We will be ETHICAL and PROFESSIONAL in our CONDUCT
INNOVATION – We will encourage and reward especially INNOVATION, BREAKTHROUGH IDEAS.

The bright future

At Riara we provide all children with a safe and secure environment that encourages children to realise their full potential. As a centre of excellence, our standards are high and we strive to make learning an exciting and holistic experience.


Catering for children between the ages of 3 and 6 years, the Riara Kindergartens offer a friendly learning environment steered by well qualified teachers to provide a rich blend of academic and extracurricular activities. Our goal is to offer children a sound early childhood education, while teaching them about their rich Kenyan culture through carefully chosen class activities.
Play is an integral part of our curriculum, and we ensure well structured indoor, and out-door play. The outdoor facilities allow for children to swing and slide, and enjoy sand and water play, while the indoor facilities as well as equipment provide for a blend of make believe play opportunities.
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With a keen focus on providing holistic education for our pupils, we embrace an approach that addresses all facets of growth and development. Our aim is to make every pupil the best he/she can in all areas of development. Our activities are, therefore well planned and tailor made to enable the learner attain maximum knowledge through practical participation.
We believe that every pupil is unique and talented, and our activities are, therefore, well planned and The Riara Springs Primary school, situated off Mombasa Road, was opened on 11th January 2000 and offers a serene learning environment for children between the ages of 6 and 13 years. The school has already established itself as one of the top 10 primary schools in Nairobi. Find out more


Founded in 2000, Riara Springs High School offers a holistic education that focuses on the intellectual, emotional, psychological, social, spiritual and physical development of girls between the ages of 14 and 18. From the very start, the girls are encouraged to become critical thinkers in an environment which seeks to foster self-confidence and self-reliance.
Learning activities bring into focus the knowledge, skills and experiences required for young people to meet the challenges of a fast changing world. Find out more


The Riara International School offers a high quality creative approach to development learning and achievement. We aim to nourish all aspects of the child through their experience in work and play. We want our students to acquire a strong academic foundation skills for life
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