Ridgway Elementary School



Ridgway Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ridgway Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 15
K 17
1 27
2 24
3 21
4 21
5 28
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ridgway Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ridgway, CO in the Ridgway, School District No. R-2, of the County of Ouray a. It enrolls 153 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ridgway Elementary School is the 958th largest public school in Colorado and the 50,436th largest nationally. It has 12.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 153
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 12.53
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 50,436th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Colorado: 958th out of 1,072
Student/Teacher Rank in Colorado: 93rd out of 1,072
Full Time Teacher Rank in Colorado: 930th out of 1,072

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Ridgway Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 84
(55%)
116
(50%)
 Female 69
(45%)
115
(50%)

Ridgway Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 128
(84%)
193
(84%)
 Hispanic 17
(11%)
22
(10%)
 Two or More 6
(4%)
13
(6%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
2
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(1%)
1
(0%)
 Black 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ridgway Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 93
(61%)
139
(60%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 42
(27%)
63
(27%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 18
(12%)
29
(13%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,057 ranked schools in Colorado, Ridgway Elementary School is ranked 811th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ridgway Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (39.2%) is slightly lower than the state average of 44.3%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Ridgway Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 159
2006 158
2007 168
2008 189
2009 178
2010 167
2011 180
2012 153

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.2
2006 13.9
2007 10.2
2008 10.6
2009 12.4
2010 11.9
2011 12.7
2012 12.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22012578616352
2006 0.17088607594937
2007 0.20833333333333
2008 0.26455026455026
2009 0.3314606741573
2010 0.41916167664671
2011 0.39444444444444
2012 0.3921568627451

Compare Ridgway Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,220.0% 12.2:1
 
1,598.9% 16.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 39.2%
 
State Average 44.3%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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