Riverdale School

  • Riverdale School serves 173 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Illinois state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Riverdale School's student population of 173 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students173 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverdale School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverdale School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank#3128 out of 3,544 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
32%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
2%
26%
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Black
98%
17%
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White
n/a
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.040.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDolton SD 148 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverdale Park Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 241 students
    0.1 miles
    14200 Wentworth
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)849-9440
    0.1 K-6 241
  • Riverdale Pace Elementary School Special Education School
    Magnet School
    100 students
    0.3 miles
    14419 S Atlantic Ave
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)841-0432
    0.3 n/a 100
  • Riverdale Early Childhood Center Magnet School
    Grades: PK | 72 students
    0.4 miles
    560 W 144th St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)841-2602
    0.4 PK 72
  • Riverdale Washington Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: K-6 | 250 students
    0.4 miles
    13900 S School St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)201-2078
    0.4 K-6 250
  • Riverdale Gen George Patton Elementary School Magnet School
    Grades: PK-8 | 234 students
    0.6 miles
    13700 S Stewart Ave
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)841-2420
    0.6 PK-8 234

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