River School places among the top 20% of public schools in New York for:
- Category Attribute
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 10%)
- Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 20%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)
- River School's student population of 273 students has grown by 165% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 22 teachers has grown by 120% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-4|
|Total Students||273 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||22 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- River School is ranked within the top 30% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
- The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (NY)|
|Overall School Rank (16-17)||#1148 out of 4239 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)||60-79%|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)||60-79%|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||12:1||13:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||New York City Geographic District # 2 School District|
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