Riverdale High School

3086 West Mt. Whitney Ave, Riverdale, CA 93656 | (559) 867-3562
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 524
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: PO Box 726, Riverdale, CA 93656
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: 524
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 25.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 253 (48.3%)
  • Females: 271 (51.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 22 (4.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 385 (73.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 407 (77.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Riverdale High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black81.5%
Asian61.1%
Hispanic40577.3%
White10319.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Riverdale High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade12123.1%
10th Grade14928.4%
11th Grade13024.8%
12th Grade12423.7%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
96.4%
District:
94.9%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.: 2.8%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
27.8%
District:
33.3%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
11.1%
District:
33.3%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 90.3%
Number of Certificated Staff: 36.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.4
Average Age
School:
37.7
District:
49.3
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Riverdale High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST Earth Science
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
ELA AYP Met: Yes
Math AYP Met: Yes
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 11.5%
Average Combined Score: 19.2
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 40.0%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 37.7%
Average Combined Score: 1,258.4
Critical Reading Average: 414.3
Math Average: 438.0
Writing Average: 406.1
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 16.3%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201038.0%38.0%22.0%
200935.0%34.0%21.0%
200830.0%30.0%18.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201049.0%49.0%35.0%
200930.0%30.0%29.0%
200832.0%32.0%31.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201051.0%51.0%54.0%
200942.0%42.0%50.0%
200840.0%40.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201069.0%69.0%46.0%
200936.0%36.0%47.0%
200871.0%71.0%43.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
201074.0%74.0%40.0%
200974.0%74.0%37.0%
200868.0%68.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201043.0%43.0%38.0%
200930.0%30.0%34.0%
200832.0%32.0%35.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201038.0%37.0%45.0%
200931.0%29.0%44.0%
200839.0%38.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20108.0%8.0%14.0%
200910.0%10.0%14.0%
200813.0%13.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201044.0%44.0%46.0%
200936.0%35.0%44.0%
200831.0%30.0%40.0%
 
CST World History Test
201044.0%43.0%42.0%
200934.0%33.0%38.0%
200834.0%32.0%33.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
200923.0%20.0%11.0%
200819.0%19.0%9.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
201034.0%33.0%14.0%
200926.0%26.0%12.0%
200834.0%34.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201019.0%19.0%46.0%
200919.0%19.0%41.0%
200816.0%16.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201022.0%22.0%30.0%
200912.0%12.0%27.0%
200813.0%13.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201030.0%27.0%42.0%
200928.0%27.0%40.0%
200826.0%25.0%37.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20105.0%4.0%6.0%
20098.0%8.0%7.0%
20088.0%7.0%6.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201061.0%61.0%50.0%
200950.0%50.0%47.0%
200880.0%80.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201045.0%41.0%45.0%
200943.0%40.0%44.0%
200850.0%49.0%38.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
20087.0%5.0%5.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
201031.0%48.0%31.0%
200931.0%37.0%28.0%
200826.0%29.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
201049.0%49.0%31.0%
200940.0%40.0%28.0%
200847.0%47.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201040.0%40.0%46.0%
200928.0%28.0%42.0%
200830.0%30.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201022.0%22.0%38.0%
200912.0%12.0%36.0%
200813.0%13.0%32.0%
 
CST Earth Science Test
201047.0%47.0%33.0%
200931.0%30.0%28.0%
200830.0%29.0%28.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
201020.0%19.0%27.0%
200916.0%15.0%26.0%
200821.0%20.0%24.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201061.0%61.0%54.0%
200950.0%50.0%50.0%
200880.0%80.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201044.0%43.0%41.0%
200934.0%33.0%38.0%
200834.0%31.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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