Riverside County School Waiver Status


Riverside County officials have begun accepting waiver applications from public and private K-6 schools wishing to resume in-person classes.

Waivers are necessary because Riverside County is currently on the state’s watch list. The county must be off the watch list for 14 days before schools and school districts may reopen without a waiver.

The following waiver applications have been received by RUHS-Public Health. The applications that have been approved by Dr. Cameron Kaiser, Riverside County public health officer, and California Department of Public Health (CDPH), are noted below. Once a school receives the approval from Dr. Kaiser and CDPH, the school can resume in-class instruction.

Waivers granted:


• Cornerstone Christian School, Wildomar

• Harvest Christian School, Riverside

• Palm Valley School, Rancho Mirage

• St. John’s School, Hemet

• Woodcrest Christian School, Riverside


• Valley Preparatory School, Redlands

• Loving Savior of the Hills Lutheran School, Chino Hills

• United Christian Academy, Rancho Cucamonga

• Loma Linda Academy, Loma Linda

• Hope Christian School, Redlands

Waivers sought:


• Bethel Christian School, Riverside

• Calvary Chapel Christian Academy, Corona

• Calvary Christian School, Banning

• Calvary Murrieta Christian Schools, Murrieta

• Concord Lutheran Academy, Temecula

• Crossroads Christian School, Corona

• Desert Chapel Christian School, Palm Springs

• Expectations Academy, Lake Elsinore

• Hope Children’s Center, Temecula

• Immanuel Lutheran School, Riverside

• King’s School, Palm Springs

• La Sierra Academy, Riverside

• Linfield Christian School, Temecula

• Mesa Grande Academy, Calimesa

• Palm Valley School, Rancho Mirage

• Rancho Community Church and Schools, Temecula

• Saint Jeanne de Lestonnac School, Temecula

• Turning Point Christian School, Norco

• Van Avery Prep Elementary School, Temecula


• Joshua Center Christian Academy, Rancho Cucamonga

• Redlands Academy, Redlands

• Redlands Christian School, Redlands

• Needles Adventist Christian School, Needles

• Alta Loma Christian School, Rancho Cucamonga

• Packinghouse Christian Academy, Redlands

• Mt. Calvary Lutheran Early Education Center, Lake Arrowhead

• San Antonio Christian School, Ontario

• Lake Arrowhead Christian School, Lake Arrowhead

• Victory Baptist Academy, Chino

• Victor Valley Christian School, Victorville

• Wildwood Christian Academy, Yucaipa

• Zion Lutheran School, Victorville

• Joshua Springs Christian School, Yucca Valley

• Inland Leaders Charter School, Yucaipa

• The Rock, San Bernardino

• Mentone SDA School, Mentone

For updates visit: https://www.rivcoph.org/SchoolWaiver.


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