Riverdale School

  • Riverdale School serves 152 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.
  • Riverdale School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Illinois state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Riverdale School's student population of 152 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students152 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverdale School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,679 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverdale School is 0.02, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2958 out of 3679 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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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 Ratio9:115:1
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Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
99%
17%
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White
n/a
48%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.020.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDolton 148 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (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
    Grades: K-6 | 224 students
    0.1 miles
    14200 Wentworth
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)849-9440
    0.1 K-6 224
  • Riverdale Pace Elementary School Special Education School
    Grades: Inquire with school | 88 students
    0.3 miles
    14419 S Atlantic Ave
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)841-0432
    0.3 Inquire with school 88
  • Riverdale Early Childhood Center
    Grades: PK | 82 students
    0.4 miles
    560 W 144th St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)841-2602
    0.4 PK 82
  • Riverdale Washington Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 280 students
    0.4 miles
    13900 S School St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)201-2078
    0.4 K-6 280
  • Riverdale Washington Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 102 students
    0.4 miles
    13900 S School St
    Riverdale, IL 60827
    (708)201-2078
    0.4 7-8 102

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