Riverdale Elementary



Riverdale Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Riverdale Elementary Students by Grade
PK 51
K 80
1 71
2 85
3 106
4 79
5 77
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Riverdale Elementary is a public elementary school located in Courtland, VA in the Southampton County Public Schools. It enrolls 549 students in grades 1st through 12th. Riverdale Elementary is the 544th largest public school in Virginia and the 17,588th largest nationally. It has 17.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 549
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17:1
Full Time Teachers: 32.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 17,588th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 544th out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 744th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 603rd out of 1,156

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Riverdale Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 281
(51%)
979
(49%)
 Male 268
(49%)
1,003
(51%)

Riverdale Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 274
(50%)
841
(42%)
 White 248
(45%)
1,048
(53%)
 Two or More 15
(3%)
49
(2%)
 Hispanic 6
(1%)
25
(1%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Riverdale Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 265
(48%)
1,020
(51%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 246
(45%)
806
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 38
(7%)
156
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Riverdale Elementary is ranked 418th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Riverdale Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.7%) is slightly higher than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Riverdale Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 372
2006 360
2007 384
2008 589
2009 649
2010 602
2011 627
2012 647
2013 622
2014 554
2015 549

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.6
2006 10.2
2007 15.5
2008 18.8
2009 18.4
2010 18.1
2011 18.8
2012 18.8
2013 16.7
2014 14.9
2015 17

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.36290322580645
2006 0.37222222222222
2007 0.38541666666667
2008 0.48387096774194
2009 0.51617873651772
2010 0.46677740863787
2011 0.48006379585327
2012 0.49149922720247
2013 0.55466237942122
2014 0.56498194945848
2015 0.51730418943534

Compare Riverdale Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,700.0% 17.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 44.7%
 
This School 51.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Riverdale Elementary
Courtland, VA
Public PK - 05 549 17:1  
Joseph P. King Junior Middle School
Franklin, VA
Public 06 - 08 245 11.6:1 4 miles
S.p. Morton Elementary
Franklin, VA
Public PK - 05 591 13.1:1 4 miles
Southampton Academy
Courtland, VA
Private PK - 12 396 8:1 5 miles
Southampton Middle School
Courtland, VA
Public 06 - 08 622 16.1:1 7 miles
Carrsville Elementary
Carrsville, VA
Public PK - 05 265 14.7:1 9 miles
Meherrin Elementary
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Public PK - 05 322 16.7:1 10 miles
Nottoway Elementary
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Public PK - 05 297 17.2:1 11 miles
Pioneer Elementary
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Public PK - 05 598 16.8:1 11 miles
Capron Elementary
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Public PK - 05 192 12.6:1 12 miles
Georgie D. Tyler Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 366 12.7:1 16 miles
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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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