River View High School

River View High School serves 302 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is equal to the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
River View High School operates within the Finley School District.
The school district's 98% graduation rate is higher than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 302 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 302 students
River View High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
River View High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade River View High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 19:1
River View High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
n/a
7%
River View High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
28%
20%
River View High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
5%
River View High School Black (1989-2007)
White
66%
60%
River View High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups River View High School Sch Ethnicity River View 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.
0.49 0.39
River View 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.
51%
37%
River View High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
8%
7%
River View High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 976 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 98% has increased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Finley School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
4
Number of Students Managed 976 974
Finley   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 98% 77%
Finley   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $11 MM $12 MM
Finley   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $10 MM $11 MM
Finley   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,114 $12,260
Finley   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,382 $11,231
Finley   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Columbia High School (3.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Finley Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Finley Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kennewick Finley Middle School
    37208 South Finley Rd
    Kennewick , WA , 99337
    (509)586-7561
    0.2  mi  |  244  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Kennewick Finley Elementary School
    213504 East Cougar Rd
    Kennewick , WA , 99337
    (509)586-7577
    1.2  mi  |  430  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Burbank Columbia High School
    787 Maple St
    Burbank , WA , 99323
    (509)545-8573
    3.4  mi  |  311  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Burbank Columbia Middle School
    835 Maple St
    Burbank , WA , 99323
    (509)545-8571
    3.4  mi  |  216  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Burbank Columbia Elementary School
    977 Maple St
    Burbank , WA , 99323
    (509)547-9393
    3.5  mi  |  368  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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