Carter-Riverside High School

3301 Yucca Ave, Fort Worth, TX 76111 | (817) 838-1500
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,030
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Maria Sanchez
  • Fax: (817) 838-1517
  • Website: WWW.FORTWORTHISD.ORG
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: 1,030
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 61.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 509 (49.4%)
  • Females: 521 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 87 (8.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 758 (73.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 845 (82.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Carter-Riverside High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black706.8%
Asian434.2%
Hispanic82580.1%
White928.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Carter-Riverside High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade32631.7%
10th Grade25624.9%
11th Grade24824.1%
12th Grade20019.4%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
53.0%
District:
51.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
38.0%
District:
29.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
87.7%
District:
76.4%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
9.6%
District:
17.2%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
8.8
District:
10.4
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
33.6%
District:
33.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
29.1%
District:
22.3%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
17.8%
District:
19.8%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
11.3%
District:
17.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$83,505
District:
$73,929
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$52,019
District:
$52,390
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$47,128
District:
$47,616
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,815
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$51,150
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$53,304
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$65,228
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Carter-Riverside High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on April 30, 2011
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I LOVE THAT I HAD THE OPPORTUNITY OF COMING TO THIS SCHOOL. IT HAS ACTUALLY GIVEN ME THE CHANCE TO FIND OUT WHAT I WANT TO DO WITH MY LIFE AND FUTURE.
  • Reviewed by Student on February 15, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I am proud of coming to this school which is like a home for me. I thanks all the teachers ans stuff for being there when we the students need them. I am proud of my Carter Riverside High school. I am graduatiing in 2010.

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Carter-Riverside High School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
90.0%
District:
56.2%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
3.0%
District:
18.2%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
775.0
District:
922.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
16.7
District:
18.4
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.0%62.0%70.0%
200952.0%53.0%67.0%
200834.0%44.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201089.0%87.0%92.0%
200980.0%80.0%87.0%
200873.0%73.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200825.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200818.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201084.0%84.0%90.0%
200976.0%78.0%88.0%
200876.0%78.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201065.0%64.0%74.0%
200946.0%48.0%65.0%
200842.0%47.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201057.0%63.0%74.0%
200943.0%50.0%66.0%
200837.0%47.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201092.0%90.0%93.0%
200985.0%83.0%90.0%
200878.0%79.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201090.0%89.0%93.0%
200985.0%86.0%92.0%
200882.0%82.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201083.0%81.0%89.0%
200963.0%70.0%81.0%
200862.0%65.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201088.0%87.0%91.0%
200971.0%75.0%85.0%
200862.0%67.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%97.0%98.0%
200995.0%94.0%97.0%
200887.0%89.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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