Riverside High School

#1 Warrior Way
Belle, WV 25015
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Riverside High School serves 1,094 students in grades 9-12.
Riverside High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

School Overview

Riverside High School's student population of 1,094 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,094 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Riverside High School
Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Riverside High School by grade.

School Comparison

Riverside High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Riverside High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#583 out of 644 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
10-14%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverside High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riverside High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Black
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside High School and the percentage of Black public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
93%
90%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside High School and the percentage of White public school students in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverside High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WV.
Diversity Score
0.130.19
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside High School and the public school average diversity score of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
89%
This chart display graduation rate of Riverside High School and public school graduation rate of West Virginia by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Riverside High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverside High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Virginia by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKanawha County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Riverside High School is Carver Career Center (6.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Bank Middle School (3.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Midland Trail Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Belle Midland Trail Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 230 students
    0.2 miles
    200 Ferry St
    Belle, WV 25015
    (304) 949-1823
    0.2 PK-5 230
  • Charleston Chesapeake Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 155 students
    0.5 miles
    13620 Mccorkle Ave
    Charleston, WV 25315
    (304) 949-1121
    0.5 PK-5 155
  • Belle Belle Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 256 students
    1.8 miles
    401 E 6th Street
    Belle, WV 25015
    (304) 949-2612
    1.8 PK-5 256
  • Charleston Marmet Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 141 students
    3.5 miles
    408 94th St
    Charleston, WV 25315
    (304) 949-2382
    3.5 PK-5 141
  • East Bank East Bank Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 402 students
    3.7 miles
    1st Ave And Brannon Street
    East Bank, WV 25067
    (304) 595-2311
    3.7 6-8 402

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