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  • Park Elementary School
  • 14200 Wentworth, Riverdale
  • Dolton SD 148
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 248
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • Washington Elementary School
  • 13900 S School St, Riverdale
  • Dolton SD 148
  • Grades: KG - 6 · Students: 273
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 13:1
  • Washington Junior High
  • 13900 S School St, Riverdale
  • Dolton SD 148
  • Grades: 7 - 8 · Students: 143
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Gen George Patton Elementary School
  • 13700 S Stewart Ave, Riverdale
  • Gen George Patton SD 133
  • Grades: PK - 8 · Students: 267
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 14:1
  • Riverdale School
  • 325 W 142nd St, Riverdale
  • Dolton SD 148
  • Grades: KG - 4 · Students: 191
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 11:1
  • School Dist 133 Annex
  • 150 W 137th St, Riverdale
  • Gen George Patton SD 133
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 39
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
  • Pace Elementary
  • 14419 S Atlantic Ave, Riverdale
  • Exc Children Have Opportunities
  • Grades: KG - 8 · Students: 83
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 9:1
  • Early Childhood Cntr
  • 560 W 144th St, Riverdale
  • Dolton SD 148
  • Grades: PK - PK · Students: 90
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 23:1

Riverdale school information

Average Test Scores11%31%49%
Student/Teacher ratio22:118:116:1
Total public schools53,93879,221
Total private schools31,43824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a3067,963
The Riverdale, IL educational system consists of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools. Riverdale public schools have average test scores of 11% which is 65% lower than than the Illinois average and 78% lower than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Riverdale public schools is 22:1, compared to 18:1 in Illinois and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 82.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 81.8% have completed high school, 13.3% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 0.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Riverdale

Completed 8th grade82.5%86.2%84.3%
Completed high school81.8%84.7%83.0%
Completed some college51.3%61.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree20.7%40.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors13.3%32.9%30.3%
Completed masters4.4%12.7%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.1%3.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.1%1.2%1.3%

There are a total of 5 public schools, 3 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Riverdale. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Riverdale, IL schools is 11%. The average student to teacher ratio is 22:1. In Riverdale, IL, an average of 82.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 81.8% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Riverdale schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Riverdale, IL schools.

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City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Munster, IN23,10383%69%
St. John, IN15,77779%60%
Highland, IN23,10774%50%
Western Springs, IL13,13373%49%
Schererville, IN28,89973%49%
Riverdale, IL13,04711%78%

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Shiloh, IL13,05050%1%
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Oakland, NJ13,04160%21%
Stoughton, WI13,04154%10%
Hampton Bays, NY13,04049%1%
Riverdale, IL13,04711%78%
Source: The Riverdale, IL education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.
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