Riverside Elementary School



Riverside Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Riverside Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 57
K 54
1 54
2 41
3 62
4 46
5 41
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Riverside Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Sioux City, IA in the Sioux City Community School District. It enrolls 355 students in grades 1st through 12th. Riverside Elementary School is the 293rd largest public school in Iowa and the 36,183rd largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 355
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 25.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,183rd out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 293rd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 312th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 280th out of 723

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Riverside Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 181
(51%)
5,059
(52%)
 Female 174
(49%)
4,702
(48%)

Riverside Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 258
(73%)
5,320
(55%)
 Hispanic 66
(19%)
2,943
(30%)
 Two or More 12
(3%)
319
(3%)
 Black 10
(3%)
447
(5%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
365
(4%)
 Asian 2
(1%)
322
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(1%)
45
(0%)

Riverside Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 197
(55%)
5,461
(56%)
 Not Eligible 122
(34%)
3,448
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 36
(10%)
852
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Riverside Elementary School is ranked 133rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Riverside Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.6%) is significantly higher than the state average of 43.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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 498
2006 389
2007 414
2008 404
2009 475
2010 390
2011 337
2012 355

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.2
2006 12.6
2007 13.1
2008 13.5
2009 15
2010 13
2011 12.3
2012 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.68473895582329
2006 0.6452442159383
2007 0.61352657004831
2008 0.64851485148515
2009 0.64631578947368
2010 0.62820512820513
2011 0.62611275964392
2012 0.65633802816901

Compare Riverside Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 65.6%
 

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Public PK - 05 355 14.1:1  
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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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