Riverside Elementary School

708 Glass St
Oakland, IA 51560
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Riverside Elementary School serves 260 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Riverside Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Iowa state average of 24% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Riverside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

Riverside Elementary School's student population of 260 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students260 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

Riverside Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Riverside Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank
#158 out of 1232 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≥90%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-89%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
8%
11%
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Black
n/a
6%
White
89%
76%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiverside Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Riverside Elementary School is Riverside Community High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Riverside Community Intermediate School (4.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oakland Riverside Community High School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 244 students
    0.5 miles
    18997 Hwy 59
    Oakland, IA 51560
    (712) 484-2291
    0.5 7-12 244
  • Carson Riverside Community Intermediate School Math: 75-79% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 4-6 | 149 students
    4.7 miles
    330 Pleasant St
    Carson, IA 51525
    (712) 484-2291
    4.7 4-6 149
  • Avoca Ahstw Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 419 students
    11.9 miles
    768 S Maple
    Avoca, IA 51521
    (712) 343-6364
    11.9 PK-6 419
  • Avoca Ahstw Secondary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 315 students
    11.9 miles
    768 S Maple
    Avoca, IA 51521
    (712) 343-6364
    11.9 7-12 315
  • Treynor Treynor Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 85-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 379 students
    12.0 miles
    2 Elementary Drive
    Treynor, IA 51575
    (712) 487-3422
    12 K-5 379

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