Riverhead Charter School

3685 Middle Country Rd

Calverton, NY 11933

Grades: KG-6

281 students

Riverhead Charter School serves 281 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the NY average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 53%.
Riverhead Charter School operates within the Riverhead Charter School District.

Overview

The student population of 281 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 281 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 13:1
Asian
2%
8%
Hispanic
33%
24%
Black
30%
19%
White
32%
47%
Two or more races
3%
1%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.70 0.36
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.
59%
41%
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.
9%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 281 students has grown by 21% over five years.
School District Name Riverhead Charter School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 281 1,015
District Total Revenue n/a $29 MM
District Spending n/a $29 MM
District Revenue / Student n/a $21,692
District Spending / Student n/a $21,514
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Riverhead Senior High School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverhead Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riley Avenue School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CalvertonRiley Avenue School
    374 Riley Ave
    CalvertonNY 11933
    (631)369-6804
    0.9 mi | 611 students | Gr. KG-4                      
  • RiverheadRiverhead Senior High School
    700 Harrison Ave
    RiverheadNY 11901
    (631)369-6723
    3.5 mi | 1505 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RiverheadRiverhead Middle School
    600 Harrison Ave
    RiverheadNY 11901
    (631)369-6759
    3.7 mi | 683 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • RiverheadPulaski Street Elementary School
    300 Pulaski St
    RiverheadNY 11901
    (631)369-6794
    3.9 mi | 752 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • RiverheadRoanoke Avenue School
    549 Roanoke Ave
    RiverheadNY 11901
    (631)369-6813
    4.2 mi | 388 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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