Riverside School

8737 S 1220 W
West Jordan, UT 84088
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Riverside School serves 767 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Riverside School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Utah for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 36% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 38% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 26% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

Riverside School's student population of 767 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students767 students
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Total Classroom Teachers (17-18)37 teachers
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School Comparison

Riverside School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 957 schools in Utah (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Riverside School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall Testing Rank
#701 out of 957 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a34:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
34%
17%
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Black
1%
1%
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White
57%
74%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.560.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
28%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJordan School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Riverside School is South Valley School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hawthorn Academy West Jordan (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • West Jordan South Valley School Special Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 129 students
    0.7 miles
    8400 S 1700 W
    West Jordan, UT 84088
    (801) 565-7592
    0.7 9-12 129
  • West Jordan Hawthorn Academy West Jordan Charter School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-9 | 818 students
    1.2 miles
    9062 S 2200 W
    West Jordan, UT 84088
    (801) 282-9066
    1.2 K-9 818
  • West Jordan Westvale School Math: 42% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-6 | 573 students
    1.2 miles
    2300 W 8660 S
    West Jordan, UT 84088
    (801) 565-7510
    1.2 K-6 573
  • West Jordan West Jordan Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-9 | 860 students
    1.6 miles
    7550 S 1700 W
    West Jordan, UT 84084
    (801) 412-2100
    1.6 7-9 860
  • Midvale Copperview School Math: 25% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 452 students
    1.7 miles
    8449 S 150 W
    Midvale, UT 84047
    (801) 826-8125
    1.7 K-5 452

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