Riverdale High School

3086 W. Mt. Whitney Ave.
Riverdale, CA 93656
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 566 students in grades 9-12, Riverdale High School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 34%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the California state average of 49%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the California state level of 21:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the California state average of 79% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 566 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20% in CA)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Riverdale High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

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School Overview

Riverdale High School's student population of 566 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
566 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Riverdale High School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 3,649 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Riverdale High School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (CA)
#1888 out of 3649 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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30-34%
34%
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45-49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverdale High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
21:1
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American Indian
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1%
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Asian
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12%
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Hispanic
88%
56%
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Black
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5%
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White
12%
21%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
5%
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0.21
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≥95%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Riverdale High School and public school graduation rate of California by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
7%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Riverdale High School's ranking?
Riverdale High School is ranked #1888 out of 3,649 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in California.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
30-34% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 34% CA state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 49% CA state average).
What is the graduation rate of Riverdale High School?
The graduation rate of Riverdale High School is 95%, which is higher than the California state average of 84%.
How many students attend Riverdale High School?
566 students attend Riverdale High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
88% of Riverdale High School students are Hispanic, and 12% of students are White.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Riverdale High School?
Riverdale High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is lower than the California state average of 21:1.
What grades does Riverdale High School offer ?
Riverdale High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Riverdale High School part of?
Riverdale High School is part of Riverdale Joint Unified School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 566 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 88%
  • : ≥95% (Top 20%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 30-34% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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