Riverside Elementary School



Riverside Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Riverside Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 42
K 39
1 41
2 31
3 38
4 36
5 37
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Riverside Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Riverside, IA in the Highland Community School District. It enrolls 264 students in grades 1st through 12th. Riverside Elementary School is the 464th largest public school in Iowa and the 44,125th largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 264
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 44,125th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 464th out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 304th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 454th out of 723

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Riverside Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 138
(52%)
304
(55%)
 Female 126
(48%)
253
(45%)

Riverside Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 248
(94%)
498
(89%)
 Black 5
(2%)
8
(1%)
 Hispanic 5
(2%)
38
(7%)
 Two or More 4
(2%)
9
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(1%)
3
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Riverside Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 215
(81%)
406
(73%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 46
(17%)
137
(25%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
14
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Riverside Elementary School is ranked 629th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Riverside Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (18.6%) is significantly lower than the state average of 43.8%. 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 Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 231
2006 239
2007 266
2008 264
2009 277
2010 249
2011 253
2012 264

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.3
2006 13.7
2007 15.2
2008 14.7
2009 14.8
2010 14.6
2011 14.9
2012 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.18181818181818
2006 0.15062761506276
2007 0.15037593984962
2008 0.18560606060606
2009 0.17689530685921
2010 0.17670682730924
2011 0.14229249011858
2012 0.18560606060606

Compare Riverside Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 18.6%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Riverside Elementary School
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Public PK - 05 264 14:1  
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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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