Riverside Elementary School



Riverside Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Riverside Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 63
1 61
2 84
3 73
4 57
5 67
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Riverside Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Waterford, MI in the Waterford School District. It enrolls 405 students in grades 1st through 12th. Riverside Elementary School is the 784th largest public school in Michigan and the 31,563rd largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 405
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 24.43
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 31,563rd out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Michigan: 784th out of 1,908
Student/Teacher Rank in Michigan: 714th out of 1,904
Full Time Teacher Rank in Michigan: 701st out of 1,904

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Riverside Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 222
(55%)
3,227
(52%)
 Female 183
(45%)
2,929
(48%)

Riverside Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 263
(65%)
4,261
(69%)
 Hispanic 61
(15%)
895
(15%)
 Black 49
(12%)
599
(10%)
 Asian 19
(5%)
148
(2%)
 Two or More 13
(3%)
209
(3%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
38
(1%)

Riverside Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 209
(52%)
2,986
(49%)
 Not Eligible 153
(38%)
2,635
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 43
(11%)
535
(9%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,903 ranked schools in Michigan, Riverside Elementary School is ranked 511th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Riverside Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (62.2%) is higher than the state average of 49.4%. 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 432
2006 432
2007 402
2008 380
2009 377
2010 388
2011 373
2012 348
2013 319
2014 439
2015 405

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 20.5
2006 20.3
2007 18.4
2008 17
2009 18.1
2010 15.4
2011 16.1
2012 14.8
2013 15.6
2014 16.2
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.29398148148148
2006 0.35185185185185
2007 0.34577114427861
2008 0.43157894736842
2009 0.50397877984085
2010 0.56443298969072
2011 0.58713136729223
2012 0.57183908045977
2013 0.57993730407524
2014 0.63325740318907
2015 0.62222222222222

Compare Riverside Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
1,678.9% 16.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 49.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 62.2%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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