River Ridge High School

4141 Il Route 84 S

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

Tel: (815)858-9005
  • River Ridge High School serves 162 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-59% (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 50-59% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 36%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • River Ridge High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Illinois state average of 51%.
  • River Ridge High School operates within the River Ridge Cusd 210 School District.
  • River Ridge Cusd 210 School District's 90% graduation rate is higher than the Illinois state average of 85%.

Top Placements (Illinois)

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

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

School Overview

  • River Ridge High School's student population of 162 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students162 students
River Ridge High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %River Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
River Ridge High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeRiver Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • River Ridge High School is ranked within the top 20% 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 increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of River Ridge High School is 0.19, 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)40-59%
31%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
36%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
River Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
Asian
n/a
5%
River Ridge High School Asian Students (1988-2011)
Hispanic
3%
26%
River Ridge High School Black Students (1995-2016)
Black
2%
17%
River Ridge High School Black Students (1992-2016)
White
90%
49%
River Ridge High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
5%
3%
River Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsRiver Ridge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownIL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.190.31
River Ridge High School Diversity Score (1993-2016)
Graduation Rate≥90%
85%
River Ridge High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
47%
River Ridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
River Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of River Ridge High 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 district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 80-89% 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 Graduation Rate≥90%
    85%
    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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