Riverdale Middle School

3900 Jefferson Hwy, Jefferson, LA 70121 | (504) 828-2706
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 541
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3 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3900 Jefferson Hwy., Jefferson, LA 70121
  • Principal or Admin: Randy Bennett
  • Fax: (504) 833-5125
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 541
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 42.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 265 (49.0%)
  • Females: 276 (51.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 65 (12.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 327 (60.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 392 (72.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Riverdale Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.6%
Black29153.8%
Asian61.1%
Hispanic295.4%
White21239.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Riverdale Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade19235.5%
7th Grade16931.2%
8th Grade18033.3%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 73%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:27%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,135
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Riverdale Middle School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$36,59935%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$48,21765%
Source: LA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

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3 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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7 reviews for Riverdale Middle School

  • Reviewed by Student on October 29, 2011
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school was retarded. The faculty were horrible, the administration was clueless and that's why it's not around anymore!
  • Reviewed by Parent or Guardian on April 04, 2011
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Awful (...), cares more about lawsuits than students.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on February 08, 2011
  • Rating: 3 (3 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I Feel sorry for what happened to you.Do you go there this year? O_o
  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 22, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Horrible school. People laughed at me, mad fun of me, hit me, beat me up, and the teachers/staff did nothing about it.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 15, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Hi,I'm going to this school and I'm kinda scared.I don't know how its going 2 be.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 30, 2010
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to school back when it was called Jefferson Jr. 1967 was my last year there
  • Reviewed by Former Student on March 08, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to school here when it was still named Fairchild J.H. I attended from 1977 - 1980. I loved going to school there, it was a fun place to learn.

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