Riverside Education Academy

  • Riverside Education Academy serves 86 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Riverside Education Academy's student population of 86 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students86 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Riverside Education Academy
Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Riverside Education Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Riverside Education Academy's student:teacher ratio of 5:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside Education Academy is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio5:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Riverside Education Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
34%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riverside Education Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
62%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside Education Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside Education Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverside Education Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.500.42
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside Education Academy and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Riverside Education Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverside Education Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNEW HAVEN SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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