Riverside Elementary School (Closed 2013)

  • Riverside Elementary School served 192 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 40-49% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 30-39% (which was lower than the Iowa state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Iowa state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 34% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Iowa state average of 23%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students192 students
This chart display total students of Riverside Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Riverside Elementary School by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Riverside Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
76%
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 Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
71%
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 Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Riverside Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
American Indian
n/an/a
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Riverside Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
10%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Black
14%
6%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
White
66%
77%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Two or more races
10%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 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 IA.
Diversity Score0.530.39
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
34%
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 Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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 Iowa by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Dodge Comm School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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