Riverside High School

  • Riverside High School serves 575 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • Riverside High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • Riverside High School operates within the Martin County s School District.
  • Martin County s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the North Carolina state average of 88%.

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School Overview

  • Riverside High School's student population of 575 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students575 students
Riverside High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Riverside High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
Riverside High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeRiverside High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Riverside High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside High School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Riverside High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Riverside High School American Indian Students (2010-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Riverside High School Asian Students (1993-2016)
Hispanic
4%
16%
Riverside High School Black Students (2001-2016)
Black
48%
26%
Riverside High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
46%
50%
Riverside High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Riverside High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsRiverside High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.560.46
Riverside High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate70-74%
88%
Riverside High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
Riverside High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
Riverside High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Riverside High School is Martin County s School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Martin County s School District's student population of 3,370 students has decreased by 6% over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 76% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $11,541 is higher than the state average of $8,969. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $11,330 is higher than the state average of $8,766. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameMartin County s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    10
    1
    Number of Students Managed3,370870
    Martin County s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    29%
    47%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    34%
    47%
    District Graduation Rate
    75%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$42 MM$8 MM
    District Spending$41 MM$8 MM
    District Revenue / Student$11,541$8,969
    District Spending / Student$11,330$8,766
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

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    • School Location Miles Grades Students
    • Williamston E J Hayes Elementary School
      Grades: 3-5 | 361 students
      0.6 miles
      201 Andrews St
      Williamston, NC 27892
      (252)792-3678
      0.6 3-5 361
    • Waves Bear Grass Charter School
      Grades: 6-12 | 359 students
      1.2 miles
      6344 E Bear Grass Rd
      Waves, NC 27982
      (252)789-1010
      1.2 6-12 359
    • Williamston Williamston Primary
      Grades: PK-2 | 461 students
      1.3 miles
      400 West Blvd
      Williamston, NC 27892
      (252)792-3253
      1.3 PK-2 461
    • Williamston Riverside Middle School
      Grades: 6-8 | 477 students
      1.5 miles
      2920 Us Hwy 17
      Williamston, NC 27892
      (252)792-1111
      1.5 6-8 477
    • Williamston Rodgers Elementary School
      Grades: K-5 | 268 students
      4.1 miles
      2277 Rodgers School Rd
      Williamston, NC 27892
      (252)792-3834
      4.1 K-5 268

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