Riverside West Elementary School

  • Riverside West Elementary School serves 276 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Arkansas state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Riverside West Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Arkansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Arkansas state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Arkansas state average of 39% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Riverside West Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Arkansas for:

School Overview

  • Riverside West Elementary School's student population of 276 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students276 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Riverside West Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,008 schools in Arkansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Riverside West Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AR)
Overall Testing Rank#62 out of 1008 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Riverside West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65-69%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverside West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
3%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Riverside West Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
93%
61%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Riverside West Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
n/a
2%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverside West Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AR.
Diversity Score0.130.58
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
27%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Riverside West Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arkansas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRiverside School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AR Dept. of Education

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