Riverton Middle School

Riverton Middle School serves 457 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the IL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
Riverton Middle School operates within the Riverton Cusd 14 School District.

Overview

The student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 457 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Riverton Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Riverton Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Black
1%
19%
White
94%
50%
All Ethnic Groups Riverton Middle School Sch Ethnicity Riverton Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.11 0.30
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.
21%
23%
Riverton Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
22%
26%
Riverton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,540 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Riverton Cusd 14 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 1,540 949
District Total Revenue $14 MM $10 MM
Riverton Cusd 14 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $13 MM $10 MM
Riverton Cusd 14 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,908 $10,546
Riverton Cusd 14 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,510 $10,416
Riverton Cusd 14 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Riverton High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Washington Middle School (5.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverton Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RivertonRiverton Elementary School
    209 North 7th St
    RivertonIL 62561
    (217)629-6001
    0.4 mi | 655 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • RivertonRiverton High School
    841 North 3rd St
    RivertonIL 62561
    (217)629-6003
    0.8 mi | 428 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SpringfieldWilcox Elementary School
    2000 Hastings Rd
    SpringfieldIL 62702
    (217)525-3281
    4.5 mi | 292 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ShermanSherman Elementary School
    312 South St
    ShermanIL 62684
    (217)496-2021
    4.9 mi | 652 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SpringfieldHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Pleasant Hill Elementary School
    3040 East Linden Ave
    SpringfieldIL 62702
    (217)525-3256
    4.9 mi | 276 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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