Riverside Middle School

  • Riverside Middle School serves 1,200 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 39% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Riverside Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Michigan state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Riverside Middle School's student population of 1,200 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students1,200 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Riverside Middle School
Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverside Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Riverside Middle School is 0.20, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank#1545 out of 3119 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
7%
18%
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White
89%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverside Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MI.
Diversity Score0.200.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverside Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Michigan by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCrestwood School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

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