River Valley Elementary School

2900 East River Valley Street
Meridian, ID 83646
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
River Valley Elementary School serves 488 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 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 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 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Idaho state average of 25% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

River Valley Elementary School's student population of 488 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students488 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Rankings

River Valley Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 676 schools in Idaho (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of River Valley Elementary School is 0.43, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall Testing Rank
#128 out of 676 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
67%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
64%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:118:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
1%
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Hispanic
13%
18%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
74%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.430.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
34%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
9%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJoint School District No. 2 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to River Valley Elementary School is Meridian Technical Charter High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lewis & Clark Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Discovery Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Meridian Discovery Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 565 students
    1.1 miles
    2100 East Leigh Field Drive
    Meridian, ID 83642
    (208) 855-4090
    1.1 PK-5 565
  • Boise Ustick Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 440 students
    1.1 miles
    12435 West Ustick Road
    Boise, ID 83713
    (208) 855-4120
    1.1 PK-5 440
  • Meridian Chief Joseph School Of The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 70% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 531 students
    1.2 miles
    1100 East Chateau
    Meridian, ID 83646
    (208) 350-4200
    1.2 PK-5 531
  • Meridian Lewis & Clark Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,110 student
    1.2 miles
    4141 East Pine Street
    Meridian, ID 83642
    (208) 350-4270
    1.2 6-8 1,110
  • Meridian Meridian Technical Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 202 students
    1.2 miles
    3800 North Locust Grove Road
    Meridian, ID 83646
    (208) 288-2928
    1.2 9-12 202

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