Explore Our Private Christian School in Chester County

Riverstone United Christian Academy (RUCA) is a new Private Christian School in Chester County for families in & around Chester County.

A Unique, Faith-Focused Private Christian School in Chester County

Give your child the gift of Christian education. Our educators are driven to support your child’s academic success through faith-focused Christian curriculum. We challenge students with a rigorous and active curriculum, and we support them with small class sizes and individualized attention.

Does this sound like a place your child would flourish in? Come meet us at one of our upcoming open house events, or call us to arrange a tour date for your child to spend time with us, experience our unique culture, and meet other students.

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Riverstone United offers individualized attention with small classes that allow us to get to know your child. Academic growth becomes a joyful process as students’ personalities and learning styles are observed and respected. Our curriculum is thoughtfully developed for academic rigor intended to personally challenge your child to grow in faith, academic skills, and critical thinking. Teachers can truly connect with each child since the learning process is more personalized, and we create room for flexibility. Our school is filled with teachers who believe it’s possible to give kids a love for learning. Allowing a child to learn at an individual pace enhances self-esteem and elevates self-awareness. It develops a confident learner. As Christians educators, we come along side students to help them also discover God’s purpose for their lives. Our teachers honor the complete child—faith, character and intellect, believing all are essential to living well and succeeding in life by using God-given gifts & talents. Chapel and Bible classes are foundational at RUCA to cultivating well-rounded, confident learners. The Word of God is taught as daily instruction, engaging the heart and spirit of every child at Riverstone United. RUCA is a community where student life extends beyond academics and the classroom. Students engage our wider community through trips and service activities, and enjoy the walkability of downtown West Chester in Chester County.

Riverstone Families

Hear what parents have to say about our Private Christian School in Chester County

We couldn’t be happier with our daughter Jenna’s experience at Riverstone. She loves going to school and has made some really good friends. She is growing personally and academically. We would highly recommend this school to anyone who is looking for a change from public school with outstanding academics.

Jill, RUCA Parent

Our family has two children attending RUCA. I cannot explain the overwhelming peace I have as RUCA has come along side our family instilling a biblical worldview and godly values that are woven into educational curriculum…If you are looking for a soul-nurturing place for your family RUCA is the place to be!!!!!

Lindsay, RUCA Parent

Shopping around for a better alternative to public schools brought us to Riverstone United. The single most important element at Riverstone is God factored into each day at school. Our prayers have been answered as our grandkids thrive in their new school environment. Thanks Riverstone!

Janet, RUCA Parent

Our Mission

At Riverstone United, we seek to cultivate young men and women with the transforming truth of Jesus Christ and give them an academically rich foundation to empower them to excel in their God-given gifts and passions.