Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School

Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School serves 614 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is lower than the CA average of 25:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 75%.
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 614 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 27% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 614 students
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 25:1
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
5%
11%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
24%
53%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
10%
6%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
61%
25%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.56 0.42
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
27%
49%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Los Angeles Unified-1 School District's student population of 653,826 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,578 is higher than the state average of $10,238. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $14,515 is higher than the state average of $10,739. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unified-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,011
4
Number of Students Managed 653,826 1,537
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $8,437 MM $17 MM
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $9,736 MM $18 MM
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $12,578 $10,238
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $14,515 $10,739
Los Angeles Unified-1 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Jack London Community Day (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert A. Millikan Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dixie Canyon Community Charter (0.8 miles away)
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    0.8 miles
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