Rivera Middle School is committed to providing a safe learning environment where staff, students, parents, and community accept the responsibility of preparing students for academic success and to face the challenges of the future. Rivera Middle School's environment of trust and mutual respect for all people reflects our belief that all students can learn. With rigorous and varied academic standards, we will work together to prepare our students to take a role in society as productive citizens and help to develop their personal commitment to learning. Luis Munoz Rivera Middle School has recently reopened as a full traditional Middle School. Rivera Middle School is located in the North Ward of Trenton. The school holds about 550 students, of which about 80% qualify for free or reduced school lunch.