Riverbend Middle School

1124 Union St.
Iowa Falls, IA 50126
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Riverbend Middle School serves 198 students in grades 7-8.
Riverbend Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Riverbend Middle School's student population of 198 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Riverbend Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Riverbend Middle School is 0.25, which is less 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 (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#634 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
86%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.250.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIowa Falls Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Riverbend Middle School is Iowa Falls - Alden High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Hardin Middle School (15.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pineview Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Iowa Falls Pineview Elementary School
    Grades: PK-1 | 293 students
    0.4 miles
    1510 Washington Ave
    Iowa Falls, IA 50126
    (641) 648-6410
    0.4 PK-1 293
  • Iowa Falls Rock Run Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 2-5 | 334 students
    0.4 miles
    710 North St
    Iowa Falls, IA 50126
    (641) 648-6420
    0.4 2-5 334
  • Iowa Falls Iowa Falls - Alden High School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 421 students
    0.8 miles
    1903 North Taylor
    Iowa Falls, IA 50126
    (641) 648-6440
    0.8 9-12 421
  • Alden Alden Elementary School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 281 students
    5.2 miles
    209 Center Street
    Alden, IA 50006
    (515) 859-3393
    5.2 PK-6 281
  • Ackley Agwsr Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-5 | 220 students
    11.3 miles
    918 4th Ave
    Ackley, IA 50601
    (641) 847-2611
    11.3 K-5 220

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