Ridgecrest School



Ridgecrest School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ridgecrest School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 93
1 121
2 128
3 115
4 107
5 102
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Ridgecrest School is a public elementary school located in Cottonwood Heights, UT in the Canyons School District. It enrolls 666 students in grades 1st through 12th. Ridgecrest School is the 193rd largest public school in Utah and the 9,650th largest nationally.

Total Students: 666
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: -1:1
Full Time Teachers: -1

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Ridgecrest School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 351
(53%)
12,654
(52%)
 Female 315
(47%)
11,871
(48%)

Ridgecrest School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 474
(71%)
18,195
(74%)
 Hispanic 89
(13%)
3,982
(16%)
 Two or More 53
(8%)
1,111
(5%)
 Asian 25
(4%)
533
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 11
(2%)
261
(1%)
 Black 9
(1%)
341
(1%)
 American Indian 5
(1%)
102
(0%)

Ridgecrest School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 457
(69%)
16,701
(68%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 209
(31%)
7,824
(32%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 641 ranked schools in Utah, Ridgecrest School is ranked 281st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ridgecrest School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (31.4%) is slightly lower than the state average of 38.0%. 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.

Ridgecrest School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 386
2010 472
2011 557
2012 587
2013 570
2014 592
2015 666

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 17.2
2010 22
2011 23.5
2012 23.9
2013 23.8
2014 N/A
2015 N/A

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.43523316062176
2010 0.30720338983051
2011 0.39317773788151
2012 0.55025553662692
2013 0.33859649122807
2014 0.35135135135135
2015 0.31381381381381

Compare Ridgecrest School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
N/A 0.0:1
 
918.6% 9.2:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 31.4%
 
State Average 38.0%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Ridgecrest School
Cottonwood Heights, UT
Public KG - 05 666 -1:1  
Intermountain Christian School
Salt Lake City, UT
Private PK - 12 311 14:1 3 miles
The Waterford School
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Private PK - 12 904 7:1 3 miles
Learning Tree East
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Private PK - KG 76 3:1 4 miles
Christ Lutheran School
Murray, UT
Private PK - 08 90 10:1 4 miles
Blessed Sacrament School
Sandy, UT
Private PK - 08 270 9:1 4 miles
St Vincent School
Salt Lake City, UT
Private PK - 08 338 17:1 4 miles
Summit Christian Academy
Salt Lake City, UT
Private PK - 08 58 9:1 5 miles
Hilltop Christian School
Sandy, UT
Private PK - 01 82 9:1 5 miles
Bell Canyon Montessori School
Sandy, UT
Private PK - 05 90 10:1 6 miles
Mount Olympus Christian Child Development
Salt Lake City, UT
Private PK - 06 115 3:1 6 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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