Riverside Elementary Community School

  • Riverside Elementary Community School serves 1,301 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Florida state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Riverside Elementary Community School's student population of 1,301 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,301 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Riverside Elementary Community School
Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Riverside Elementary Community School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Riverside Elementary Community School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside Elementary Community School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2870 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Riverside Elementary Community School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverside Elementary Community 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Riverside Elementary Community School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
98%
32%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riverside Elementary Community School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside Elementary Community School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
n/a
39%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside Elementary Community School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverside Elementary Community School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.040.46
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside Elementary Community School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Riverside Elementary Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida 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 Elementary Community School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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