Riverside Middle School

  • Riverside Middle School serves 589 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30% (which is lower than the Montana state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Montana state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Montana state average of 21%.

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School Overview

  • Riverside Middle School's student population of 589 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students589 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverside Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside Middle School is 0.61, which is more 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 (MT)
Overall School Rank#461 out of 573 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
51%
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 Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
17%
11%
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
16%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Riverside Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
58%
79%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
3%
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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 MT.
Diversity Score0.610.36
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
40%
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 Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Montana by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBillings Elem School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MT Dept. of Education

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