Riverside School

  • Riverside School serves 792 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

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School Overview

  • Riverside School's student population of 792 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students792 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Riverside School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverside School's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverside School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#750 out of 932 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
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%
75%
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Hawaiian
2%
2%
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Two or more races
5%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis 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 UT.
Diversity Score0.560.30
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 Utah by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJordan School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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