River Bend Elementary School

6710 Perry Creek Road
Raleigh, NC 27616
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
River Bend Elementary School serves 727 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
River Bend Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

River Bend Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

River Bend Elementary School's student population of 727 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students727 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Rankings

River Bend Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of River Bend Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1668 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
26%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
33%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
4%
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Hispanic
29%
18%
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Black
42%
25%
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White
17%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to River Bend Elementary School is Millbrook High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Millbrook Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Abbotts Creek Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Raleigh Abbotts Creek Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 849 students
    0.1 miles
    9900 Durant Road
    Raleigh, NC 27614
    (919) 694-0555
    0.1 PK-5 849
  • Raleigh East Millbrook Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 789 students
    0.1 miles
    3801 Spring Forest Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27616
    (919) 850-8755
    0.1 6-8 789
  • Raleigh Harris Creek Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,058 student
    0.2 miles
    3829 Forestville Road
    Raleigh, NC 27616
    (919) 217-5100
    0.2 PK-5 1,058
  • Raleigh Casa Esperanza Montessori Charter School Charter School
    Math: 57% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-8 | 498 students
    1.3 miles
    2600 Sumner Blvd #130
    Raleigh, NC 27616
    (919) 855-9811
    1.3 PK-8 498
  • Raleigh Millbrook High School Magnet School
    Math: ≤1% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,401 students
    1.6 miles
    2201 Spring Forest Rd
    Raleigh, NC 27615
    (919) 850-8787
    1.6 9-12 2,401

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