2900 East River Valley Street
Meridian, ID 83646
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
River Valley Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
River Valley Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Idaho for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 67% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 45%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 64% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 55%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Idaho state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in ID
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

River Valley Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Idaho for:

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School Overview

River Valley Elementary School's student population of 392 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

River Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 682 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of River Valley Elementary School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#81 out of 682 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
3%
1%
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Hispanic
16%
19%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
71%
74%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
7%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.47
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
25%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 67% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), ID Dept. of Education

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