Riverside Elementary School

  • Riverside Elementary School serves 301 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 63%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45-49% (which is lower than the Louisiana state average of 69%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

  • Riverside Elementary School's student population of 301 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 13 teachers has declined by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students301 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 Teachers13 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 23:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside Elementary School is 0.53, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank#1185 out of 1,277 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
63%
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 Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
69%
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 Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Riverside Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Louisiana 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 Louisiana by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
n/a
6%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2003-04 school year data.
Black
52%
44%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
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 Louisiana 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 LA.
Diversity Score0.530.36
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
60%
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 Louisiana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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 Louisiana by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvoyelles Parish School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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