Riverside Elementary School

  • Riverside Elementary School serves 260 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 77%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 75%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Riverside Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 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%.

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
Gender %This chart display gender of Riverside Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Riverside Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Riverside Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,239 schools in Iowa (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside Elementary School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#611 out of 1239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)80-89%
77%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)70-79%
75%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Hispanic
8%
11%
White
89%
76%
Two or more races
3%
4%
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 Score0.200.40
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
33%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
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

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