Riverdale Middle School (Closed 2021)

3900 Jefferson Hwy.
New Orleans, LA 70121
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Riverdale Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Louisiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 51% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 64%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70% (which was equal to the Louisiana state average of 70%) for the 2018-19 school year.

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students (18-19)
834 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (18-19)
32 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (LA)
Overall Testing Rank
#810 out of 1267 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
64%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
70%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
n/a
17:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
29%
7%
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Black
34%
43%
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White
29%
44%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverdale Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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