Riverside School 44

Riverside School 44 serves 447 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Riverside School 44 operates within the Indianapolis Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 447 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 447 students
Riverside School 44 Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Riverside School 44 Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Riverside School 44 Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 17:1
Riverside School 44 Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Riverside School 44 Asian (1993-2007)
Hispanic
6%
9%
Riverside School 44 Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
82%
13%
Riverside School 44 Black (1988-2012)
White
7%
71%
Riverside School 44 White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Riverside School 44 Sch Ethnicity Riverside School 44 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.
0.32 0.73
Riverside School 44 Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
78%
41%
Riverside School 44 Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
3%
8%
Riverside School 44 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,122 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Indianapolis Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
68
4
Number of Students Managed 31,122 1,613
Indianapolis Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $582 MM $21 MM
District Spending $547 MM $18 MM
Indianapolis Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $17,100 $13,002
Indianapolis Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,069 $11,056
Indianapolis Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Crispus Attucks Medical Magnet High School (1.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Crispus Attucks Med Mgnt Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Elder W Diggs School 42 (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Indianapolis Elder W Diggs School 42
    1002 West 25th St
    Indianapolis , IN , 46208
    (317)226-4242
    0.7  mi  |  550  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Indianapolis Flanner House Elementary School (charter)
    Charter School
    2424 Dr Martin Luther King Jr
    Indianapolis , IN , 46208
    (317)925-4231
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  230  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Indianapolis Wendell Phillips School 63
    1163 North Belmont Ave
    Indianapolis , IN , 46222
    (317)226-4263
    1  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Indianapolis Crispus Attucks Med Mgnt Junior High School
    Magnet School
    1140 Dr M Luther King Jr St
    Indianapolis , IN , 46202
    (317)226-2800
    Magnet School
    1.1  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Indianapolis Crispus Attucks Medical Magnet High School
    Magnet School
    1140 Dr M Luther King Jr St
    Indianapolis , IN , 46202
    (317)226-2800
    Magnet School
    1.2  mi  |  355  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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