Riverside High School

Grades: 9-12

197 students

Riverside High School serves 197 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the KS average of 12:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 32%.
Riverside High School operates within the Riverside School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is lower than the KS state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 197 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 750% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 197 students
Riverside High School Total Students (2011-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Riverside High School Total Teachers (2011-2013)
Students by Grade Riverside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 101:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (KS) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 12:1
Riverside High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2013)
Hispanic
4%
17%
Riverside High School Black Students (2012-2013)
Black
4%
7%
Riverside High School Black Students (2012-2013)
White
87%
68%
Riverside High School White Students (2011-2013)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Riverside High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Riverside High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown KS 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.
0.24 0.29
Riverside High School Diversity Score (2011-2013)
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.
40%
39%
Riverside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2011-2013)
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.
11%
10%
Riverside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2011-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 98% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,406 is less than the state average of $12,944. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,238 is less than the state average of $12,499. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Riverside School District
Number of Schools
Managed
2
3
Number of Students Managed 390 575
Riverside School District Students Managed (1988-2010)
Graduation Rate 79% 85%
Riverside School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $7 MM
Riverside School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $4 MM $7 MM
Riverside School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,406 $12,944
Riverside School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,238 $12,499
Riverside School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, KS Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Aim High School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverside Junior High School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverside Primary School (0 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WathenaRiverside Primary School
    705 Jessie
    WathenaKS 66090
    (785)989-4425
    0 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 193 students                      
  • ElwoodAim High School
    1409 Vermont
    ElwoodKS 66024
    (913)365-1100
    3.4 mi | Gr. 11-12 | 23 students                      
  • ElwoodRiverside Junior High School
    204 North 12th St
    ElwoodKS 66024
    (913)365-6735
    3.7 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 110 students                      
  • ElwoodRiverside Intermediate
    203 North 12th
    ElwoodKS 66024
    (913)365-6735
    3.7 mi | Gr. 3-6 | 204 students                      
  • Saint JosephLafayette High School
    412 Highland Ave
    Saint JosephMO 64505
    (816)671-4220
    4.8 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 839 students                      

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