Riverwalk Academy

5750 Mount Gallant Road
Rock Hill, SC 29732
  • Riverwalk Academy serves 530 students in grades Kindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Riverwalk Academy's student population of 530 students has grown by 76% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 55% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-7
Total Students530 students
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Riverwalk Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Riverwalk Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Riverwalk Academy is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#587 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Riverwalk Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Riverwalk Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Hispanic
2%
9%
Black
17%
34%
White
75%
51%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Riverwalk Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.410.43
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
64%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSC Public Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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