Forest Ridge Elementary School



Forest Ridge Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Forest Ridge Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 28
K 118
1 137
2 101
3 103
4 118
5 119
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Forest Ridge Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Hernando, FL in the Citrus School District. It enrolls 724 students in grades 1st through 12th. Forest Ridge Elementary School is the 698th largest public school in Florida and the 6,618th largest nationally. It has 13.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 724
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 54
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 6,618th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Florida: 698th out of 2,297
Student/Teacher Rank in Florida: 667th out of 2,205
Full Time Teacher Rank in Florida: 519th out of 2,205

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Forest Ridge Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 368
(51%)
5,167
(49%)
 Male 356
(49%)
5,464
(51%)

Forest Ridge Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 544
(75%)
8,660
(81%)
 Hispanic 87
(12%)
804
(8%)
 Two or More 35
(5%)
429
(4%)
 Asian 27
(4%)
182
(2%)
 Black 27
(4%)
516
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
10
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
30
(0%)

Forest Ridge Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 460
(64%)
6,206
(58%)
 Not Eligible 206
(28%)
3,526
(33%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 58
(8%)
899
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,272 ranked schools in Florida, Forest Ridge Elementary School is ranked 545th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Forest Ridge Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.5%) is slightly higher than the state average of 61.9%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Forest Ridge Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 800
2006 753
2007 762
2008 714
2009 774
2010 731
2011 744
2012 724

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.7
2006 14.8
2007 14.4
2008 12
2009 14.3
2010 13.9
2011 14.2
2012 13.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.39875
2006 0.43027888446215
2007 0.49081364829396
2008 0.5672268907563
2009 0.59431524547804
2010 0.62927496580027
2011 0.65860215053763
2012 0.71546961325967

Compare Forest Ridge Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,340.0% 13.4:1
 
1,380.9% 13.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 61.9%
 
This School 71.5%
 

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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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