Riverside Elementary School

  • Riverside Elementary School serves 580 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 37%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is higher than the Mississippi state average of 35%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the Mississippi state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Mississippi state average of 57%.

School Overview

  • Riverside Elementary School's student population of 580 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students580 students
This chart display total students of Riverside Elementary School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Riverside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Riverside Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Riverside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside Elementary School is 0.40, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MS)
Overall School Rank#419 out of 840 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
35%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mississippi 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 School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Riverside Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2002-03 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
23%
49%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
74%
43%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MS.
Diversity Score0.400.31
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
70%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mississippi by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestern Line School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MS Dept. of Education

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