Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School

Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School serves 565 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unf School District.

Overview

The student population of 565 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 31% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 565 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 22:1
Asian
8%
11%
Hispanic
20%
52%
Black
9%
7%
White
63%
26%
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.
0.55 0.42
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.
25%
48%
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.
3%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 666,233 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,103 is higher than the state average of $11,099. The district revenue/student has grown by 37% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,332 is higher than the state average of $10,975. The district spending/student has grown by 31% over four years.
School District Name Los Angeles Unf School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1,012
4
Number of Students Managed 666,233 1,667
District Total Revenue $9,696 MM $19 MM
District Spending $10,542 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,103 $11,099
District Spending / Student $15,332 $10,975
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Jack London Community Day (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Robert A. Millikan Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Dixie Canyon Community Charter (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sherman OaksRobert A. Millikan Middle School
    Magnet School
    Charter School
    5041 Sunnyslope Ave
    Sherman OaksCA 91423
    (818)528-1600
    Magnet School
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 2168 students                      
  • Sherman OaksDixie Canyon Community Charter
    Charter School
    4220 Dixie Canyon Ave
    Sherman OaksCA 91423
    (818)784-6283
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 675 students                      
  • Valley VillageLashon Academy
    Charter School
    12320 Burbank Blvd 110
    Valley VillageCA 91607
    (818)514-4566
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | Gr.  | n/a students                      
  • Van NuysChandler Elementary School
    14030 Weddington St
    Van NuysCA 91401
    (818)789-6173
    1.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 555 students                      
  • Valley VillageBurbank Boulevard Elementary School
    12215 Albers St
    Valley VillageCA 91607
    (818)763-6497
    1.4 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 406 students                      

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