Rivers Edge High School

975 Gillespie,

Richland, WA, 99352-4200

Tel: (509)967-6450
Grades: 6-12

227 students

Rivers Edge High School serves 227 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Rivers Edge High School operates within the Richland School District.

Overview

The student population of 227 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 227 students
Rivers Edge High School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Students by Grade Rivers Edge High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 19:1
American Indian
1%
2%
Rivers Edge High School American Indian (1994-2012)
Asian
1%
7%
Rivers Edge High School Asian (1990-2012)
Hispanic
14%
20%
Rivers Edge High School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
1%
5%
Rivers Edge High School Black (1990-2012)
White
77%
60%
Rivers Edge High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Rivers Edge High School Sch Ethnicity Rivers Edge 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.
0.39 0.59
Rivers Edge 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.
42%
37%
Rivers Edge 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.
2%
7%
Rivers Edge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,646 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Richland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 11,646 969
District Total Revenue $106 MM $12 MM
District Spending $103 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,998 $12,260
District Spending / Student $9,702 $11,231
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 Three Rivers Home Link (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Three Rivers Home Link (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lewis & Clark Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richland Three Rivers Home Link
    Alternative School
    975 Gillespie St
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6450
    Alternative School
    0  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Richland Lewis & Clark Elementary School
    800 Downing
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-9275
    0.2  mi  |  464  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Richland Carmichael Middle School
    620 Thayer Dr
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6425
    0.6  mi  |  934  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Richland Richland High School
    930 Long Ave
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6535
    0.7  mi  |  1941  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Richland Special Programs
    Special Education School
    615 Snow Ave
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6050
    Special Education School
    0.8  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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