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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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 2015-16 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%.

Top Placements

Riverside High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

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
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverside High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 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%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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 North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
48%
26%
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White
46%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside High School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 NC.
Diversity Score0.560.46
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside High School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate70-74%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
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 North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
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 North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMartin County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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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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