Riverside High School

794 Hammett Bridge Road
Greer, SC 29650
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Riverside High School serves 1,736 students in grades 9-12.
Riverside High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 69% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Riverside High School's student population of 1,736 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 90 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,736 students
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Total Classroom Teachers90 teachers
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School Rankings

Riverside High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Riverside High School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#75 out of 1149 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
9%
34%
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White
67%
51%
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Hawaiian
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n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.530.62
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Graduation Rate
90%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Riverside High School is Eastside High School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Riverside Middle School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greer Riverside Middle School Math: 69% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,113 student
    0.4 miles
    615 Hammett Bridge Road
    Greer, SC 29650
    (864) 355-7900
    0.4 6-8 1,113
  • Greer Woodland Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,079 student
    0.5 miles
    1730 Gibb Shoals Road
    Greer, SC 29650
    (864) 355-0400
    0.5 PK-5 1,079
  • Greer Buena Vista Elementary School Math: 79% | Reading: 75%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 905 students
    1.2 miles
    310 South Batesville Road
    Greer, SC 29650
    (864) 355-2200
    1.2 K-5 905
  • Taylors Brushy Creek Elementary School Math: 74% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 877 students
    2.6 miles
    1344 Brushy Creek Road
    Taylors, SC 29687
    (864) 355-5400
    2.6 PK-5 877
  • Taylors Eastside High School Math: 50% | Reading: 80%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,478 student
    2.8 miles
    1300 Brushy Creek Road
    Taylors, SC 29687
    (864) 355-2800
    2.8 9-12 1,478

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