Riverside High School

  • Riverside High School serves 1,120 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Riverside High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Riverside High School's student population of 1,120 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,120 students
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Total Classroom Teachers74 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverside High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside High School is 0.04, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#4364 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
90%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Hispanic
98%
52%
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Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
2%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside High School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
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 TX.
Diversity Score0.040.63
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Graduation Rate
87%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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 Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYsleta Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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