Riverside School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 5 public schools serving 669 students in Riverside School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Kansas.
Public Schools in Riverside School District have an average math proficiency score of 22% (versus the Kansas public school average of 33%), and reading proficiency score of 28% (versus the 37% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Riverside School District are Riverside Intermediate, Riverside High School and Riverside Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Riverside School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Kansas.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Kansas public school average of 36% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Riverside School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Kansas for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)

Overview

School District Name
Riverside School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (KS)
# Schools
5 Schools
1,322 Schools
# Students
669 Students
490,702 Students
# Teachers
51 Teachers
34,009 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Riverside School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 286 school districts in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (KS)
Overall District Rank
#260 out of 286 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Riverside  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
33%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Riverside  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
37%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverside  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥90%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Riverside  School District and public school graduation rate of KS by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.27
0.54
# American Indian Students
5 Students
4,268 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
1 Student
13,924 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
26 Students
96,486 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
20%
# Black Students
26 Students
33,739 Students
% Black Students
4%
7%
# White Students
569 Students
315,772 Students
% White Students
85%
64%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
937 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
42 Students
25,576 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
73
18,630
# Students in K Grade:
52
35,465
# Students in 1st Grade:
44
35,410
# Students in 2nd Grade:
53
36,289
# Students in 3rd Grade:
45
36,729
# Students in 4th Grade:
47
37,562
# Students in 5th Grade:
27
37,566
# Students in 6th Grade:
36
36,694
# Students in 7th Grade:
31
36,111
# Students in 8th Grade:
48
36,173
# Students in 9th Grade:
42
37,382
# Students in 10th Grade:
44
35,769
# Students in 11th Grade:
55
34,526
# Students in 12th Grade:
51
33,966
# Ungraded Students:
21
2,430

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,208 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,467. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,549 is less than the state median of $14,392. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (KS)
Total Revenue
$8 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Riverside  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$7 MM
$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Riverside  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,208
$15,467
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Riverside  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,549
$14,392
This chart display average spending per public school student in Riverside  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in KS by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Riverside School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Riverside Intermediate
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
203 North 12th
Elwood, KS 66024
(913) 365-6735
Grades: 3-5
| 119 students
Rank: #22.
Riverside High School
Math: ≤10% | Reading: 20-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
705 Jessie
Wathena, KS 66090
(785) 989-4426
Grades: 9-12
| 185 students
Rank: #33.
Riverside Middle School
Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
204 North 12th Street
Elwood, KS 66024
(913) 365-6735
Grades: 6-8
| 115 students
710 Harding Avenue
Wathena, KS 66090
(785) 989-4425
Grades: PK-2
| 222 students
705 Jessie
Wathena, KS 66090
(785) 989-4426
Grades: 9-12
| 28 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 669 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≥90% (Top 20% in KS)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 19% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.27

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