Riverbend High School

Riverbend High School serves 1,923 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Riverbend High School operates within the Spotsylvania County School District.
The school district's 83% graduation rate is higher than the VA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1923 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 104 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,923 students
Riverbend High School Total Students (2005-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 104 teachers
Riverbend High School Total Teachers (2006-2013)
Students by Grade Riverbend High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Riverbend High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2013)
Asian
2%
6%
Riverbend High School Asian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
9%
12%
Riverbend High School Black Students (2005-2013)
Black
14%
24%
Riverbend High School Black Students (2005-2013)
White
72%
53%
Riverbend High School White Students (2005-2013)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Riverbend High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Riverbend High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown VA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.46 0.41
Riverbend High School Diversity Score (2005-2013)
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.
14%
32%
Riverbend High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2013)
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%
6%
Riverbend High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,788 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,287 is higher than the state average of $11,282. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,044 is less than the state average of $11,065. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Spotsylvania County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
34
4
Number of Students Managed 23,788 3,850
Spotsylvania County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 83% 77%
Spotsylvania County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $272 MM $43 MM
Spotsylvania County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $266 MM $42 MM
Spotsylvania County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,287 $11,282
Spotsylvania County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,044 $11,065
Spotsylvania County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chancellor High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chancellor Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chancellor Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FredericksburgChancellor Elementary School
    5995 Plank Rd
    FredericksburgVA 22407
    (540)786-6123
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 373 students                      
  • FredericksburgChancellor Middle School
    6320 Harrison Rd
    FredericksburgVA 22407
    (540)786-8099
    1.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 819 students                      
  • FredericksburgChancellor High School
    6300 Harrison Rd
    FredericksburgVA 22407
    (540)786-2606
    1.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1377 students                      
  • FredericksburgHarrison Road Elementary School
    6230 Harrison Rd
    FredericksburgVA 22407
    (540)548-4864
    1.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 856 students                      
  • FredericksburgSalem Elementary School
    4501 Jackson Rd
    FredericksburgVA 22407
    (540)786-8218
    2.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 672 students                      

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