Riley High School

Riley High School serves 1,365 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IN average of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 29%.
Riley High School operates within the South Bend Community Corp School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the IN state average of 79%.

Overview

The student population of 1365 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,365 students
Riley High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 94 teachers
Riley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Riley High School 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 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 17:1
Riley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Riley High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
16%
9%
Riley High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
29%
13%
Riley High School Black (1988-2012)
White
46%
71%
Riley High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Riley High School Sch Ethnicity Riley High 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.
0.68 0.45
Riley High School 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.
54%
41%
Riley High School 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.
10%
8%
Riley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,399 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name South Bend Community Corp School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
4
Number of Students Managed 20,399 1,517
South Bend Community  Corp School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 66% 79%
South Bend Community  Corp School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $308 MM $21 MM
South Bend Community  Corp School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $258 MM $18 MM
South Bend Community  Corp School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,348 $13,002
South Bend Community  Corp School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,026 $11,056
South Bend Community  Corp 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 South Bend New Technical High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is South Bend New Technical High School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Juvenile Justice Center (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • South Bend South Bend New Technical High School
    1902 South Fellows St
    South Bend , IN , 46613
    (574)283-8500
    0  mi  |  97  students  |  Gr.  9
  • South Bend Juvenile Justice Center
    Alternative School
    1000 South Michigan Ave
    South Bend , IN , 46601
    (574)235-5437
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  30  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • South Bend Monroe Primary Center
    312 Donmoyer Ave
    South Bend , IN , 46614
    (574)231-5831
    0.8  mi  |  386  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • South Bend Lincoln Primary Center
    1425 East Calvert St
    South Bend , IN , 46613
    (574)283-8960
    0.9  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  KG-4
  • South Bend Xavier School Of Excellence
    Charter School
    3423 South Michigan
    South Bend , IN , 46614
    (574)231-6600
    Charter School
    1.1  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  KG-7

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