Ashland Ridge Elementary



Ashland Ridge Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ashland Ridge Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 124
1 124
2 119
3 114
4 97
5 87
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ashland Ridge Elementary is a public elementary school located in Ankeny, IA in the Ankeny Community School District. It enrolls 665 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ashland Ridge Elementary is the 23rd largest public school in Iowa and the 9,328th largest nationally. It has 19.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 665
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 33.93
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 9,328th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Iowa: 23rd out of 723
Student/Teacher Rank in Iowa: 704th out of 723
Full Time Teacher Rank in Iowa: 104th out of 723

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Ashland Ridge Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 339
(51%)
3,138
(49%)
 Male 326
(49%)
3,278
(51%)

Ashland Ridge Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 586
(88%)
5,700
(89%)
 Two or More 29
(4%)
207
(3%)
 Hispanic 25
(4%)
245
(4%)
 Black 14
(2%)
103
(2%)
 Asian 11
(2%)
152
(2%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)

Ashland Ridge Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 616
(93%)
5,571
(87%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 41
(6%)
682
(11%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(1%)
163
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 715 ranked schools in Iowa, Ashland Ridge Elementary is ranked 629th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ashland Ridge Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 43.8%. 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.

Ashland Ridge Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 553
2009 666
2010 751
2011 774
2012 665

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 20.6
2009 21.7
2010 22.8
2011 21.5
2012 19.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.043399638336347
2009 0.070570570570571
2010 0.081225033288948
2011 0.073643410852713
2012 0.073684210526316

Compare Ashland Ridge Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,403.5% 14.0:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
1,960.0% 19.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.4%
 
State Average 43.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

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Public PK - 05 665 19.6:1  
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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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