River Valley Waldorf School is a nonprofit school that provides academic and social education to students in kindergarten through grade eight. It is a member of the Association of Waldorf Schools of North America and is accredited by the Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools. The school offers various athletic activities, such as swinging, jumping, climbing, running, skipping, hopping, free play, tumbling, gymnastics, stretching, and track and field. It offers academic classes in the areas of cursive writing, spelling, original composition, punctuation, reading, grammar, letter writing, local geography and map making, animal kingdom and arithmetic. River Valley Waldorf School has been operational since 1994 and is located in Upper Black Eddy, Pa.