Rivers Edge Elementary School

11600 Holman Ridge Rd.
Glen Allen, VA 23059
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 5%
2.33 5 1 (3 reviews)
Rivers Edge Elementary School serves 720 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Rivers Edge Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 94% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 80%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Rivers Edge Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

School Overview

Rivers Edge Elementary School's student population of 720 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students720 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Rivers Edge Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,791 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Rivers Edge Elementary School is 0.60, 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 (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#24 out of 1791 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
94%
72%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
80%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
53%
7%
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Hispanic
2%
16%
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Black
4%
22%
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White
35%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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Diversity Score
0.600.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
5%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenrico County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Rivers Edge Elementary School is Deep Run High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Holman Middle School (0.8 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Glen Allen Holman Middle School Math: 77% | Reading: 92%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,023 student
    0.8 miles
    600 Concourse Blvd.
    Glen Allen, VA 23059
    (804) 346-1300
    0.8 6-8 1,023
  • Glen Allen Deep Run High School Magnet School
    Math: 89% | Reading: 97%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,793 student
    1.5 miles
    4801 Twin Hickory Rd.
    Glen Allen, VA 23059
    (804) 364-8000
    1.5 9-12 1,793
  • Glen Allen Twin Hickory Elementary School Math: 93% | Reading: 94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 582 students
    1.5 miles
    4900 Twin Hickory Lake Dr
    Glen Allen, VA 23059
    (804) 360-4700
    1.5 PK-5 582
  • Glen Allen Springfield Park Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 87%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 656 students
    2.0 miles
    4301 Fort Mchenry Pkwy
    Glen Allen, VA 23060
    (804) 527-4630
    2 PK-5 656
  • Glen Allen Shady Grove Elementary School Math: 98% | Reading: 95%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: PK-5 | 717 students
    2.1 miles
    12200 Wyndham Lake Dr
    Glen Allen, VA 23059
    (804) 360-0825
    2.1 PK-5 717

School Reviews

  2.33 out of 5  (3 reviews)
1  
My child is unable to read or write and is being pushed forward from first grade to second to third, we were forced to send him to a good school.
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My child was being pushed through the grades, he couldn't read or write, I asked over and over please hold him back, they don't do that.
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5  
I love Rivers Edge! For parents, it has high academic standards. For other students, the teachers are great and P.E. is awesome
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