Riverdale High School

Riverdale High School serves 1,988 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Riverdale High School operates within the Lee School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is higher than the FL state average of 70%.

Overview

The student population of 1988 students has grown by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 98 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,988 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 98 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 15:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
24%
28%
Black
8%
23%
White
66%
42%
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.51 0.45
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.
44%
51%
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.
10%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 94,367 students has grown by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Lee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
128
22
Number of Students Managed 94,367 9,797
Graduation Rate 71% 70%
District Total Revenue $858 MM $138 MM
District Spending $896 MM $159 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,804 $13,793
District Spending / Student $11,284 $15,882
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Buckingham Exceptional Student Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Buckingham Exceptional Student Center (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buckingham Exceptional Student Center (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort MyersBuckingham Exceptional Student Center
    Special Education School
    3291 Buckingham Rd
    Fort MyersFL 33905
    (239)693-1233
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | 102 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • Fort MyersManatee Elementary School
    5301 Tice St
    Fort MyersFL 33905
    (239)694-2097
    4.8 mi | 844 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort MyersOak Hammock Middle School
    5321 Tice St
    Fort MyersFL 33905
    (239)693-0469
    4.8 mi | 1058 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Lehigh AcresHarns Marsh Elementary School
    1800 Unice Ave North
    Lehigh AcresFL 33971
    (239)690-1249
    5.1 mi | 913 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Lehigh AcresHarns Marsh Middle School
    1820 Unice Ave North
    Lehigh AcresFL 33971
    (239)690-2025
    5.1 mi | 866 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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