Community Health Updates

The health and safety of our students, staff, and families is our priority.

The Archbishop Riordan High School campus is currently closed. Classes are being held online.

Please visit the Centers for Disease Control website for the latest updates about COVID-19, including travel-related advisories.

The Archdiocese of San Francisco Department of Catholic Schools has additional information here.


We are committed ensuring that learning continue during this unforeseen time of disruption. We know that all new routines take time for adjustment. Distance learning through Schoology will continue five days per week, Monday through Friday. Please see this overview for more information.

Counseling Resources for Students

We know that disruption of daily life can be very anxiety producing for some. Riordan's Counseling Department has put together a great list of resources for creating academic routines, managing stress levels, and other useful tips. Counselors are also available to meet with students as needed via phone and video conference. View Resources

Spiritual Resources

During this time of uncertainty, we seek to support the hearts and minds of all those in the Riordan community and beyond.  Visit Page


All school events, activities, games, or practices are canceled until further notice. This includes:


  • Sophomore Retreat on March 12–13 (more information)
  • Mother-Son Dance on March 14 (more information)
  • Downtown Luncheon Event with Chris Mullin (more information)
  • AP Exams: AP exams will take a new online format to account for school closures happening across the country. Riordan AP teachers will be reaching out to students with specific instructions about how students can prepare for this new test format. New testing dates for May will be announced on April 3. (more information)
  • SAT: The College Board is canceling the May 2, 2020, SAT® administration. Makeup exams for the March 14 administration (scheduled March 28) are also canceled. TheCollege Board will provide refunds to all students who are registered for May, whose March test centers were closed, or who do not receive March scores due to an irregularity. College Board Website
  • Please check back for updates regarding the spring musical and other events.

Communications About COVID-19