River Charter

  • River Charter serves 391 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is higher than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • River Charter placed in the top 30% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is equal to the California state level of 23:1.

School Overview

  • River Charter's student population of 391 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students391 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of River Charter
Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • River Charter is ranked within the top 30% of all 9,602 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of River Charter is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank#2595 out of 9602 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of River Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
50%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
11%
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Hispanic
33%
54%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in River Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in River Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
58%
24%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in River Charter and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Diversity Score0.540.64
This chart display the diversity score of River Charter and the public school average diversity score of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in River Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in River Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNapa Valley Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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