River Road High School

101 W Mobley
Amarillo, TX 79108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
River Road High School serves 392 students in grades 9-12.
River Road High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas 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 25-29% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

River Road High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

River Road High School's student population of 392 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

River Road High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of River Road High School is 0.45, 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 (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#6240 out of 7999 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
23%
52%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
71%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.450.64
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiver Road Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to River Road High School is River Road Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Willow Vista Intermediate School (1.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Amarillo River Road Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 206 students
    1.8 miles
    9500 Us 287 N
    Amarillo, TX 79108
    (806) 383-8721
    1.8 7-9 206
  • Amarillo Willow Vista Intermediate School Math: 42% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 201 students
    1.8 miles
    7600 Pavillard
    Amarillo, TX 79108
    (806) 383-8820
    1.8 5-6 201
  • Amarillo Rolling Hills Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 479 students
    2.2 miles
    2800 W Cherry Ave
    Amarillo, TX 79108
    (806) 383-8621
    2.2 PK-4 479
  • Amarillo Pleasant Valley Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 331 students
    3.7 miles
    4413 River Dr
    Amarillo, TX 79108
    (806) 326-5000
    3.7 PK-5 331
  • Amarillo Hamlet Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 329 students
    4.6 miles
    705 Sycamore
    Amarillo, TX 79107
    (806) 326-4500
    4.6 PK-5 329

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