B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Academics
    B
  2. Diversity
    A
  3. Teachers
    B-
  4. College Prep
    B+
  5. Clubs & Activities
    B
  6. Health & Safety
    B-
  7. Administration
    C+
  8. Sports
    A-
  9. Food
    B
  10. Resources & Facilities
    C+
Address
501 Oravetz Rd Se
Auburn, WA 98092
Telephone
(253) 804-5161
Website

Auburn Riverside High School Rankings

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
57%
Percent Proficient - Math
47%
Average Graduation Rate
83%
Average SAT
1140
125 responses
Average ACT
27
13 responses
AP Enrollment
37%
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Culture & Safety

Health & Safety
B-
Based on chronic student absenteeism, suspensions/expulsions, and survey responses on the school environment from students and parents.
Poll
100%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school.20 responses
Poll
90%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.20 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 39 responses
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  • Football games
    31%
  • Sporting events
    23%
  • Concerts
    21%
  • Talent Show
    15%
  • Cross country
    10%
  • Homecoming
    0%
  • Pep rallies
    0%

Students

Diversity
A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
1,638
Free or Reduced Lunch
40%
70%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.27 responses
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.27 responses
85%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.27 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
22:1
National
16:1
Average Teacher Salary
Teachers in First/Second Year
2.9%
82%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons.34 responses
80%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.35 responses
77%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.35 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
B
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Average
Boys Athletic Participation
High
Expenses Per Student
$14,726/ year
National
$12,239
92%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.36 responses
44%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.36 responses
56%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.36 responses
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Auburn Riverside High School Reviews

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Auburn Riverside was an acceptable high school that I attended. Being involved with music, their music department has been the best experience for me because of the diversity and commitment that Fager, Stenson, and Wagner put in. The students at Auburn Riverside was fantastic with clubs, ASB, DECA, and other activities. This school had a well diverse student population and appreciated cultures when they had the chance. There was even a culture fair where students of different culture gave out food to other students to give a rich taste of cultures during lunch period. The teachers were also committed to students learning which made Auburn Riverside's reputation of teacher involvement tremendous! Overall, I would recommend this school out of all the Auburn school and perhaps other schools in different cities.
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I like the family aspect of Auburn Riverside High School. When you walk through the doors, you feel like you belong. There are not separate groups of people standing together with similar personalities, but clusters of many different personalities laughing and having fun together! At Riverside, you are treated like you have a purpose. Everyone there is accepting and understanding, from the students to the staff. One thing that could change however is to gain more student involvement in school spirit. More students need to cheer on their classmates at sporting events. To truly be like a family, we need to support each other in every way possible.
Auburn Riverside High School is a pretty great school. There are a couple of teachers that aren't helpful at all because they don't really teach. They expect you to teach yourself. Other than that, the teachers are great. The food is about as bad as you can expect any school to be. I would suggest bringing lunch from home. The music program at this school is amazing! I've participated in band for four years and the director is amazing! The choir and orchestra directors are pretty great too, but I haven't gotten much opportunity to work with them. The building is a little outdated compared to the other high schools in the district, but it's still pretty nice for the public school system. I would definetely recommend going here!