River Bend Elementary School

  • River Bend Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • River Bend Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 29%.

Top Placements

River Bend Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • River Bend Elementary School's student population of 435 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students435 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of River Bend Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • River Bend Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,792 schools in Missouri (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of River Bend Elementary School is 0.67, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#238 out of 1792 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of River Bend Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of River Bend Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Missouri by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in River Bend Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
28%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in River Bend Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
49%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in River Bend Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in River Bend Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.670.46
This chart display the diversity score of River Bend Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in River Bend Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in River Bend Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameParkway C-2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

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