7120 Se 70th
Riverton, KS 66770
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Riverton High School serves 217 students in grades 9-12.
Riverton High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is approximately equal to the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 217 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20% in KS)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Riverton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Riverton High School's student population of 217 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
217 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Riverton High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Riverton High School is 0.39, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#672 out of 1264 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
28%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
36%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
11%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
20%
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Black
1%
7%
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White
77%
63%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.39
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
87%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
9%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Riverton High School's ranking?

Riverton High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kansas for: Highest graduation rate (Top 20%).

What schools are Riverton High School often compared to?

Riverton High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Baxter Springs High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-29% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 30-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).

What is the graduation rate of Riverton High School?

The graduation rate of Riverton High School is 90-94%, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 87%.

How many students attend Riverton High School?

217 students attend Riverton High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

77% of Riverton High School students are White, 11% of students are American Indian, 7% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, 1% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Riverton High School?

Riverton High School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Kansas state average of 13:1.

What grades does Riverton High School offer ?

Riverton High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Riverton High School part of?

Riverton High School is part of Riverton School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 217 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 20%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30-39% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education

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