Riverside Community Intermediate School

330 Pleasant St
Carson, IA 51525
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Riverside Community Intermediate School serves 149 students in grades 4-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 75-79% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Riverside Community Intermediate School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Riverside Community Intermediate School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Riverside Community Intermediate School's student population of 149 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 22% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students149 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

Riverside Community Intermediate School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Riverside Community Intermediate School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#634 out of 1232 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
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White
88%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiverside Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Riverside Community Intermediate School is Riverside Community High School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverside Elementary School (4.7 miles away)
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