As the 2004/2005 was set to begin, teachers were wondering if they would once again be given additional students; and they were. In fact, Riverwood three more classroom teachers and as the enrollment bumped up to 788. Patrick Jacobs and Jenny Moore were still in charge, but this time Mike Taylor was set to help out as Assistant Principal. The student council president in 2004/2005 was Ryan Abshagen.
Some special events to remember were:
- Asian Tsunami
- 7 hurricanes impacted the Eastern United States coast
- George Bush re-elected as President of the United States