Laurel Ridge Elementary



Laurel Ridge Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laurel Ridge Elementary Students by Grade
PK 1
K 107
1 117
2 151
3 130
4 112
5 124
6 120
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Laurel Ridge Elementary is a public elementary school located in Fairfax, VA in the Fairfax County Public Schools. It enrolls 862 students in grades 1st through 12th. Laurel Ridge Elementary is the 73rd largest public school in Virginia and the 2,994th largest nationally. It has 14.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 862
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 58.5
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 2,994th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Virginia: 73rd out of 1,159
Student/Teacher Rank in Virginia: 348th out of 1,156
Full Time Teacher Rank in Virginia: 33rd out of 1,156

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Laurel Ridge Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 433
(50%)
49,826
(48%)
 Male 429
(50%)
53,679
(52%)

Laurel Ridge Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 502
(58%)
39,605
(38%)
 Hispanic 170
(20%)
27,592
(27%)
 Asian 91
(11%)
19,756
(19%)
 Two or More 57
(7%)
5,668
(5%)
 Black 39
(5%)
10,483
(10%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
275
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
126
(0%)

Laurel Ridge Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 791
(92%)
72,411
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 47
(5%)
24,684
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 24
(3%)
6,410
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,152 ranked schools in Virginia, Laurel Ridge Elementary is ranked 1,009th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laurel Ridge Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (8.2%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.7%. 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.

Laurel Ridge Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 744
2006 711
2007 715
2008 743
2009 750
2010 847
2011 819
2012 803
2013 818
2014 824
2015 862

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.6
2006 10.5
2007 16.2
2008 16.7
2009 17.6
2010 18.8
2011 14.5
2012 14.4
2013 14.5
2014 15.1
2015 14.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10483870967742
2006 0.09845288326301
2007 0.1048951048951
2008 0.11305518169583
2009 0.104
2010 0.094451003541913
2011 0.1013431013431
2012 0.10087173100872
2013 0.095354523227384
2014 0.097087378640777
2015 0.082366589327146

Compare Laurel Ridge Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,413.6% 14.1:1
 
1,470.0% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 8.2%
 
State Average 44.7%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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