Riverside Middle School

  • Riverside Middle School serves 433 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 33%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35% (which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 40%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Rhode Island state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Rhode Island state average of 41%.

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School Overview

  • Riverside Middle School's student population of 433 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students433 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverside Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside Middle School is 0.33, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (RI)
Overall School Rank#192 out of 284 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
33%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
40%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverside Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
3%
25%
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Black
8%
8%
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White
81%
59%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 RI.
Diversity Score0.330.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Riverside Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
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 Rhode Island by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEast Providence School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, RI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverside Waddington School
    Grades: PK-5 | 480 students
    1.2 miles
    101 Legion Way
    Riverside, RI 02915
    (401)433-6235
    1.2 PK-5 480
  • Riverside James R. D. Oldham School
    Grades: K-5 | 157 students
    1.3 miles
    60 Bart Drive
    Riverside, RI 02915
    (401)433-6209
    1.3 K-5 157
  • Barrington Barrington Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 792 students
    1.4 miles
    261 Middle Highway
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401)247-3160
    1.4 6-8 792
  • Barrington Primrose Hill School
    Grades: PK-3 | 295 students
    1.4 miles
    60 Middle Highway
    Barrington, RI 02806
    (401)247-3170
    1.4 PK-3 295
  • East Providence Silver Spring School
    Grades: K-5 | 282 students
    1.6 miles
    120 Silver Spring Avenue
    East Providence, RI 02914
    (401)435-7836
    1.6 K-5 282

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