Blue Ridge Elementary



Blue Ridge Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blue Ridge Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 15
1 12
2 20
3 11
4 9
5 10
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blue Ridge Elementary is a public elementary school located in Abilene, KS in the Chapman School District. It enrolls 77 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blue Ridge Elementary is the 717th largest public school in Kansas and the 53,928th largest nationally. It has 9.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 77
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 53,928th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Kansas: 717th out of 754
Student/Teacher Rank in Kansas: 46th out of 706
Full Time Teacher Rank in Kansas: 672nd out of 706

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Blue Ridge Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 43
(56%)
408
(53%)
 Female 34
(44%)
362
(47%)

Blue Ridge Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 72
(94%)
673
(87%)
 Hispanic 2
(3%)
48
(6%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Black 1
(1%)
29
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
10
(1%)
 Two or More 0
(0%)
5
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

Blue Ridge Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 37
(48%)
380
(49%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 27
(35%)
300
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 13
(17%)
90
(12%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 753 ranked schools in Kansas, Blue Ridge Elementary is ranked 677th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blue Ridge Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (51.9%) is slightly higher than the state average of 51.7%. 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.

Blue Ridge Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 66
2006 57
2007 58
2008 66
2009 71
2010 72
2011 77
2012 86
2013 87
2014 89
2015 77

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10.8
2006 8.8
2007 9.4
2008 10.5
2009 11.6
2010 11.1
2011 11.2
2012 12.1
2013 10.9
2014 10.5
2015 9.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.45454545454545
2006 0.52631578947368
2007 0.44827586206897
2008 0.51515151515152
2009 0.53521126760563
2010 0.52777777777778
2011 0.50649350649351
2012 0.48837209302326
2013 0.39080459770115
2014 0.42696629213483
2015 0.51948051948052

Compare Blue Ridge Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
960.0% 9.6:1
 
1,374.3% 13.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 51.7%
 
This School 51.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Blue Ridge Elementary
Abilene, KS
Public PK - 05 77 9.6:1  
Chapman Elementary
Chapman, KS
Public PK - 05 297 16.5:1 6 miles
Chapman Middle School
Chapman, KS
Public 06 - 08 250 12.3:1 6 miles
Abilene Middle School
Abilene, KS
Public 06 - 08 373 13.1:1 10 miles
Dwight D. Eisenhower Elementary
Abilene, KS
Public 04 - 05 258 20:1 10 miles
Enterprise Elementary
Enterprise, KS
Public PK - 05 98 10.9:1 10 miles
Kennedy Elementary
Abilene, KS
Public PK - 01 254 15.1:1 10 miles
St Andrew'S Elementary School
Abilene, KS
Private PK - 05 130 14:1 11 miles
Mckinley Elementary
Abilene, KS
Public 02 - 03 233 16.9:1 11 miles
Eisenhower Elementary
Junction City, KS
Public KG - 05 309 15.4:1 14 miles
Ltg Richard J. Seitz Elementary
Fort Riley, KS
Public KG - 05 608 14.8:1 14 miles
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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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