Ridge Elementary School



Ridge Elementary School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ridge Elementary School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 144
1 168
2 130
3 135
4 157
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 27

Ridge Elementary School is a public elementary school located in Ridge, NY in the Longwood Central School District. It enrolls 761 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ridge Elementary School is the 350th largest public school in New York and the 5,618th largest nationally. It has 14.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 761
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 53.89
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 5,618th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in New York: 350th out of 2,782
Student/Teacher Rank in New York: 1,522nd out of 2,753
Full Time Teacher Rank in New York: 377th out of 2,753

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Ridge Elementary School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 398
(52%)
2,489
(51%)
 Female 363
(48%)
2,406
(49%)

Ridge Elementary School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 439
(58%)
2,482
(51%)
 Black 149
(20%)
823
(17%)
 Hispanic 120
(16%)
1,153
(24%)
 Two or More 29
(4%)
241
(5%)
 Asian 23
(3%)
186
(4%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
10
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Ridge Elementary School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 429
(56%)
2,525
(52%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 293
(39%)
2,061
(42%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(5%)
309
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 2,554 ranked schools in New York, Ridge Elementary School is ranked 777th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ridge Elementary School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (43.6%) is slightly lower than the state average of 53.2%. 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.

Ridge Elementary School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 760
2006 767
2007 768
2008 765
2009 799
2010 833
2011 773
2012 797
2013 777
2014 788
2015 761

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.1
2006 13.8
2007 13.2
2008 14.4
2009 14.8
2010 13.9
2011 13.1
2012 14.5
2013 16.5
2014 15.8
2015 14.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.26184210526316
2006 0.27900912646675
2007 0.27213541666667
2008 0.32941176470588
2009 0.40050062578223
2010 0.37094837935174
2011 0.39327296248383
2012 0.42158092848181
2013 0.38867438867439
2014 0.40355329949239
2015 0.43626806833114

Compare Ridge Elementary School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,278.3% 12.8:1
 
1,410.0% 14.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 43.6%
 
State Average 53.2%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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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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