Riverhills Elementary School (Closed 2014)

405 S Riverhills Dr
Tampa, FL 33617
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Riverhills Elementary School served 321 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 25-29% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35-39% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 89% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students321 students
This chart display total students of Riverhills Elementary School by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Riverhills Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
25-29%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
35-39%
58%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverhills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio8:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Riverhills Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riverhills Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Black
58%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverhills Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
White
11%
38%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverhills Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverhills Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score
0.600.70
This chart display the diversity score of Riverhills Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Riverhills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverhills Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHillsborough School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Riverhills Elementary School is Pace Center For Girls (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverhills Elementary Magnet School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tampa Riverhills Elementary Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
    0.1 miles
    405 S Riverhills Dr
    Tampa, FL 33617
    (813) 987-6911
    0.1 PK-5 470
  • Tampa Pace Center For Girls Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 58 students
    0.7 miles
    1933 E Hillsborough Ave Ste 30
    Tampa, FL 33610
    (813) 739-0410
    0.7 6-12 58
  • Tampa Temple Terrace Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 680 students
    0.9 miles
    124 Flotto Ave
    Tampa, FL 33617
    (813) 987-6903
    0.9 PK-5 680
  • Tampa King High School Magnet School
    Math: 34% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,748 student
    1.0 miles
    6815 N 56th St
    Tampa, FL 33610
    (813) 744-8333
    1 9-12 1,748
  • Tampa Tampa Bay Technical High School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,074 students
    1.2 miles
    6410 Orient Rd
    Tampa, FL 33610
    (813) 744-8360
    1.2 9-12 2,074
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