PROFICIENCY 24% 41% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
38%Portland Public Schools
24%Portland
41%Maine

Riverton School is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Portland Public Schools" in Portland, ME. There are a total of 470 students and 40 teachers at Riverton School, for a student to teacher ratio of 12 to 1. There are a total of 354 free lunch students and 12 reduced lunch students.

Riverton School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 24.0%, which is 41% lower than the Maine average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students470
Teachers40.38
Student/Teacher ratio12:1
Free lunch354
Reduced lunch12

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Riverton School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All20%
315-19%
430-34%
56-9%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All28%
320-24%
425-29%
530-34%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Riverton School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictMaineNational
Caucasian 38.0% 59.5% 90.5% 51.1%
African American 40.6% 23.9% 3.4% 15.9%
Asian 8.2% 6.3% 1.6% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 6.8% 6.0% 1.8% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.4% 0.3% 0.8% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 5.5% 3.8% 1.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Casco Bay High School42%0.9Portland, ME
Fred P Hall School45%1.2Portland, ME
Harrison Lyseth Elementary School59%1.4Portland, ME
Lincoln Middle School45%1.5Portland, ME
Lyman Moore Middle School35%1.5Portland, ME
Longfellow School-portland50%1.7Portland, ME
Deering High School27%1.7Portland, ME
Ocean Avenue46%1.9Portland, ME
Congin School42%2.6Westbrook, ME
Presumpscot School37%2.7Portland, ME
Westbrook High School25%2.7Westbrook, ME
Westbrook Middle School40%2.7Westbrook, ME

Portland demographics profile

StatisticPortlandMaineNational
Population66,6491,329,923318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,0933891
Median age35.844.037.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)41%57%55%
Speak English85%94%79%
Speak Spanish2%1%13%

Education level achieved in Portland

IndexPortlandMaineNational
Completed 8th grade89.3%88.3%84.3%
Completed high school88.7%86.8%83.0%
Completed some college73.2%58.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree54.9%39.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors46.9%29.3%30.3%
Completed masters18.3%10.5%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.9%3.0%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Riverton School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.