19019 Upper Belmont Place
Leesburg, VA 20176
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Riverside High School serves 1,593 students in grades 9-12.
Riverside High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 89% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 82%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 95% (which is higher than the Virginia state average of 78%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Virginia state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Riverside High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Virginia for:

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School Overview

Riverside High School's student population of 1,593 students has grown by 86% over five school years.
The teacher population of 102 teachers has grown by 61% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,593 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
102 teachers
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School Rankings

Riverside High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,800 schools in Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Riverside High School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (VA)
Overall Testing Rank
#235 out of 1800 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
89%
82%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
95%
78%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
18%
7%
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Hispanic
11%
16%
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Black
9%
22%
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White
56%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Graduation Rate
95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,593 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 44%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 20% in VA)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 89% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 95% (Top 5%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64 (Top 30%)

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