Riverside School



Riverside School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Riverside School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 160
6 184
7 189
8 182
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Riverside School is a public elementary school located in New Castle, CO in the Garfield School District No. Re-2. It enrolls 715 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 18.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 715
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 39.01

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Riverside School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 375
(52%)
1,832
(52%)
 Female 340
(48%)
1,703
(48%)

Riverside School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 416
(58%)
1,906
(54%)
 Hispanic 279
(39%)
1,507
(43%)
 Two or More 8
(1%)
61
(2%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
21
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
33
(1%)
 Black 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Riverside School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 400
(56%)
1,765
(50%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 237
(33%)
1,401
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 78
(11%)
369
(10%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Riverside School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (44.1%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Riverside School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 454
2006 489
2007 535
2008 684
2009 696
2010 740
2011 735
2012 715

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15.8
2007 20.8
2008 19.2
2009 18.2
2010 20.5
2011 19.3
2012 18.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.31718061674009
2006 0.34969325153374
2007 0.36635514018692
2008 0.39766081871345
2009 0.44252873563218
2010 0.45945945945946
2011 0.46530612244898
2012 0.44055944055944

Compare Riverside School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,830.0% 18.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 44.1%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public 05 - 08 715 18.3:1  
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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