Riverwalk Academy

5750 Mount Gallant Road
Rock Hill, SC 29732
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Riverwalk Academy serves 493 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
Riverwalk Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Riverwalk Academy's student population of 493 students has grown by 64% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 160% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students493 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Rankings

Riverwalk Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Riverwalk Academy is 0.40, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#859 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
16%
34%
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White
76%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.400.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSc Public Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Riverwalk Academy is York Preparatory Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rock Hill York Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,621 student
    0.1 miles
    1047 Golden Gate Court
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 324-4400
    0.1 K-12 1,621
  • Rock Hill Northside Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
    0.9 miles
    840 North Annafrel Street
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 981-1570
    0.9 PK-5 563
  • Rock Hill W. C. Sullivan Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 768 students
    1.0 miles
    1825 Eden Terrace
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 981-1450
    1 6-8 768
  • Rock Hill Richmond Drive Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 706 students
    1.3 miles
    1162 Richmond Drive
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 981-1930
    1.3 K-5 706
  • Rock Hill Ebenezer Avenue Elementary: Traditional Montesorri Inquiry Math: 48% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    1.6 miles
    242 Ebenezer Avenue
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 981-1435
    1.6 PK-5 392

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