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Riverdale High School
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  • Public
  • JEFFERSON, LA

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade A
  3. Teachers
    grade B+
  4. College Prep
    grade B
  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade C
  6. Administration
    grade B minus
  7. Sports
    grade B minus
  8. Food
    grade C+
  9. Resources & Facilities
    grade C minus

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Riverdale High School is an above average, public school located in JEFFERSON, LA. It has 983 students in grades 9-12 with a student-teacher ratio of 23 to 1. According to state test scores, 36% of students are at least proficient in math and 52% in reading.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
52%
Percent Proficient - Math
36%
Average Graduation Rate
90%
Average SAT
1010
13 responses
Average ACT
22
346 responses
AP Enrollment
No data available  

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Living in the Area

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade B
  3. Housing
    grade B minus
Median Household Income
$54,808
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,090
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$234,000
National
$281,900

Culture & Safety

Poll
80%
of students agree that they feel safe at their school. 30 responses
Poll
60%
of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there. 30 responses
Poll
What are your favorite school events or traditions?
Based on 109 responses
  • Homecoming games and dances
    18%
  • Pep rallies
    18%
  • Slam n jam
    15%
  • Prom
    14%
  • Spirit Week
    9%
  • Winter formal
    7%
  • Pep rallies
    6%

Students

Diversity
grade A
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
983
Free or Reduced Lunch
36%
78%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive. 32 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy. 32 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic. 32 responses

Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
23:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$66,352
Teachers in First/Second Year
24.7%
68%
of students and parents agree that the teachers give engaging lessons. 37 responses
81%
of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students. 37 responses
70%
of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom. 37 responses

Clubs & Activities

Clubs & Activities
grade C
Based on student and parent reviews of clubs and activities.
Girls Athletic Participation
Very Low
Boys Athletic Participation
Low
Expenses Per Student
$11,957 / year
National
$12,239
70%
of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in. 33 responses
33%
of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need. 33 responses
61%
of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations. 33 responses

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