River Ridge Elementary School

4141 Il Route 84 S

Hanover, IL 61041
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (815)858-9005
  • River Ridge Elementary School serves 255 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 31%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • River Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • River Ridge Elementary School operates within the River Ridge Cusd 210 School District.

Top Placements (Illinois)

River Ridge Elementary School is Listed among the top public schools in Illinois for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • River Ridge Elementary School's student population of 255 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students255 students
River Ridge Elementary School Total Students (2006-2016)
Gender %River Ridge Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
River Ridge Elementary School Total Teachers (2006-2016)
Students by GradeRiver Ridge Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • River Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3544 schools in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of River Ridge Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
36%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
River Ridge Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2016)
Asian
n/a
5%
River Ridge Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
10%
26%
River Ridge Elementary School Black Students (2005-2016)
Black
1%
17%
River Ridge Elementary School Black Students (2007-2016)
White
85%
49%
River Ridge Elementary School White Students (2006-2016)
Two or more races
4%
3%
River Ridge Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsRiver Ridge Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.31
River Ridge Elementary School Diversity Score (2006-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
47%
River Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
River Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of River Ridge Elementary School is River Ridge Cusd 210 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 851 school districts in Illinois (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • River Ridge Cusd 210 School District's student population of 532 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $14,517 is higher than the state average of $13,105. The district revenue/student has declined by 26% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $13,684 is higher than the state average of $13,417. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
    School District NameRiver Ridge Cusd 210 School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    3
    3
    Number of Students Managed532803
    River Ridge Cusd 210 School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    52%
    31%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    56%
    36%
    District Total Revenue$8 MM$11 MM
    District Spending$7 MM$11 MM
    District Revenue / Student$14,517$13,105
    District Spending / Student$13,684$13,417
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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