Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School

  • Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School serves 619 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is lower than the CA average of 24:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 76%.
  • Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School operates within the Los Angeles Unified School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 619 students has grown by 14% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students619 students
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeRiverside Drive Charter Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio23:124:1
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School American Indian Students (1992-2012)
Asian
5%
11%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
24%
54%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
8%
6%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
61%
24%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRiverside Drive Charter Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownCA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.570.41
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
50%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
9%
Riverside Drive Charter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Los Angeles Unified School District's student population of 642,303 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,903 is higher than the state average of $10,966. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,891 is higher than the state average of $11,255. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameLos Angeles Unified School District
Number of Schools
Managed
988
4
Number of Students Managed642,3031,597
Los Angeles Unified School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$8,437 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$9,736 MM$18 MM
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,903$10,966
Los Angeles Unified School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$14,891$11,255
Los Angeles Unified School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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