Riverside School 44

  • Riverside School 44 serves 421 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IN average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 30%.
  • Riverside School 44 operates within the Indianapolis School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 421 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 421 students
Riverside School 44 Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Riverside School 44 Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Riverside School 44 Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Riverside School 44 Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 is more than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 19:1
Riverside School 44 Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Riverside School 44 Asian Students (1993-2007)
Hispanic
12%
11%
Riverside School 44 Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
75%
12%
Riverside School 44 Black Students (1988-2015)
White
8%
70%
Riverside School 44 White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Riverside School 44 Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
5%
Riverside School 44 Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Riverside School 44 All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.42 0.27
Riverside School 44 Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
77%
41%
Riverside School 44 Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
1%
8%
Riverside School 44 Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Indianapolis School District's student population of 32,243 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,494 is higher than the state average of $11,417. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $14,375 is higher than the state average of $10,528. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Indianapolis School District
Number of Schools
Managed
72
3
Number of Students Managed 32,243 1,465
Indianapolis School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $477 MM $17 MM
Indianapolis School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $443 MM $15 MM
Indianapolis School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,494 $11,417
Indianapolis School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $14,375 $10,528
Indianapolis School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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