Riverside School

  • Riverside School serves 254 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 22% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Vermont state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Riverside School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Vermont for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Vermont state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Vermont state average of 10% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Riverside School's student population of 254 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students254 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverside School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 290 schools in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Riverside School is 0.10, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (VT)
Overall Testing Rank#276 out of 290 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
22%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)
32%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:112:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
2%
2%
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White
95%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverside School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in VT.
Diversity Score0.100.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
31%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverside School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Vermont by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, VT Dept. of Education

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