East Ridge Elementary



East Ridge Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

East Ridge Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 181
3 177
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

East Ridge Elementary is a public elementary school located in Sweetwater, TX in the Sweetwater Independent School District. It enrolls 358 students in grades 1st through 12th. East Ridge Elementary is the 3,808th largest public school in Texas and the 36,300th largest nationally. It has 15.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 358
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 23.65
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 36,300th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Texas: 3,808th out of 4,806
Student/Teacher Rank in Texas: 2,060th out of 4,778
Full Time Teacher Rank in Texas: 3,880th out of 4,778

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East Ridge Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 187
(52%)
904
(53%)
 Female 171
(48%)
817
(47%)

East Ridge Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 184
(51%)
941
(55%)
 White 146
(41%)
618
(36%)
 Black 20
(6%)
115
(7%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
34
(2%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
8
(0%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)

East Ridge Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 241
(67%)
1,193
(69%)
 Not Eligible 80
(22%)
411
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 37
(10%)
117
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 4,774 ranked schools in Texas, East Ridge Elementary is ranked 2,706th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of East Ridge Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (77.7%) is higher than the state average of 62.2%. 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.

East Ridge Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 336
2006 358
2007 351
2008 371
2009 392
2010 417
2011 341
2012 352
2013 371
2014 364
2015 358

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.6
2006 15
2007 14.3
2008 14.4
2009 14.8
2010 16.6
2011 16.9
2012 16
2013 14.7
2014 13.9
2015 15.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.5922619047619
2006 0.59217877094972
2007 0.57264957264957
2008 0.5633423180593
2009 0.60459183673469
2010 0.63549160671463
2011 0.73020527859238
2012 0.71875
2013 0.7466307277628
2014 0.75824175824176
2015 0.77653631284916

Compare East Ridge Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,466.4% 14.7:1
 
1,510.0% 15.1:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.2%
 
This School 77.7%
 

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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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