River Oaks Elementary School serves students in grades kindergarten through fifth. River Oaks Elementary has over 600 students enrolled. It offers different programs including Skills for Learning and Living (SLL), English as a Second Language (ESL), alternative curriculums, and HISD Vanguard magnet. The school has many after-school activities. School administrators want to make sure that their students have the options to enhance their learning abilities and grow in character. Students can participate activities such as dance, visual design, and photography. Electives like digital journalism and campus choir are also options for students who are interested in going above and beyond.