Rivera Elementary School

  • Rivera Elementary School serves 609 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

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School Overview

  • Rivera Elementary School's student population of 609 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students609 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rivera Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rivera Elementary School is 0.67, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#5143 out of 7,879 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
45%
52%
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Black
27%
13%
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White
25%
28%
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Two or more races
2%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rivera Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.670.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rivera Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDenton Isd School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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