710 Harding Avenue
Wathena, KS 66090
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Riverside Primary School serves 183 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 90-94% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 84%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 85-89% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 87%) for the 2010-11 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 183 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

School Overview

Riverside Primary School's student population of 183 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
183 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Riverside Primary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
90-94%
84%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(10-11)
85-89%
87%
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Riverside Primary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Riverside Primary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside Primary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
85%
63%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside Primary School and the percentage of White public school students in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in KS.
Diversity Score
0.27
This chart display the diversity score of Riverside Primary School and the public school average diversity score of Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
30%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverside Primary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kansas by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

90-94% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 84% KS state average), while 85-89% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 87% KS state average).

How many students attend Riverside Primary School?

183 students attend Riverside Primary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

85% of Riverside Primary School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Riverside Primary School?

Riverside Primary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Riverside Primary School offer ?

Riverside Primary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2

What school district is Riverside Primary School part of?

Riverside Primary School is part of Riverside School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 183 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 90-94%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85-89%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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