River Valley High School

15480 Three Oaks Rd,

Three Oaks, MI, 49128-9545

Tel: (269)756-9541
Grades: 9-12

229 students

River Valley High School serves 229 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 33%.
River Valley High School operates within the River Valley School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is lower than the MI state average of 82%.

Overview

The student population of 229 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 229 students
River Valley High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
River Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade River Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 18:1
River Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
River Valley High School American Indian (2011-2012)
Asian
1%
3%
River Valley High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
5%
6%
River Valley High School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
n/a
22%
River Valley High School Black (1989-2010)
White
88%
67%
River Valley High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups River Valley High School Sch Ethnicity River Valley 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.
0.22 0.87
River Valley High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
36%
44%
River Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
15%
6%
River Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 764 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name River Valley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 764 823
River Valley   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 82%
River Valley   School District Graduation Rate (2003-2009)
District Total Revenue $8 MM n/a
River Valley   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $7 MM n/a
River Valley   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,855 $0
River Valley   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,453 $0
River Valley   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Galien Alternative Education School (6.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is River Valley Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Three Oaks Elementary School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Three Oaks River Valley Middle School
    15480 Three Oaks Rd
    Three Oaks , MI , 49128
    (269)756-9541
    0  mi  |  147  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Three Oaks Three Oaks Elementary School
    100 Oak St
    Three Oaks , MI , 49128
    (269)756-9050
    2.3  mi  |  176  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Sawyer Chikaming Elementary School
    13742 Three Oaks Rd
    Sawyer , MI , 49125
    (269)426-4204
    2.6  mi  |  129  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Galien Galien Alternative Education School
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    122 East Southeastern St
    Galien , MI , 49113
    (269)545-3365
    Alternative School
    Magnet School
    6.2  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Galien Wolford Elementary School
    122 East Southeastern St
    Galien , MI , 49113
    (269)545-3365
    6.2  mi  |  65  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 03, 2009 - I feel my son, has always received a great education at River Valley. His classes have been challenging, and music is great. Parents always need to be involved if you want your children to succeed. - Posted by Parent

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