Blue Ridge Elementary School

Blue Ridge Elementary School serves 734 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Blue Ridge Elementary School operates within the Dalton City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 734 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 734 students
Blue Ridge Elementary School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Blue Ridge Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Blue Ridge Elementary School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Blue Ridge Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.24 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Blue Ridge Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Hispanic
87%
13%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
3%
37%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
7%
43%
Blue Ridge Elementary School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.24 0.40
Blue Ridge Elementary School Diversity Score (2005-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
56%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Dalton City School District's student population of 7,703 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,100 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has declined by 10% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,490 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Dalton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 7,703 3,213
Dalton City School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $36 MM
Dalton City School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $79 MM $34 MM
Dalton City School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,100 $10,365
Dalton City School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,490 $9,935
Dalton City School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Morris Innovative High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dalton Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roan Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DaltonMorris Innovative High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 358 students
    0.2 miles
    104 Fort Hill Ter
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)876-4150
    0.29-12358
  • DaltonRoan Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 516 students
    0.4 miles
    1116 Roan St
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)226-3225
    0.4PK-5516
  • DaltonCity Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 800 students
    0.9 miles
    405 School St
    DaltonGA 30720
    (706)278-8859
    0.9PK-5800
  • DaltonMountainbrook Psychoeducation CenterSpecial Education School

    1 miles
    820 North Hamilton St
    DaltonGA 30720
    (706)272-2140
    1n/an/a
  • DaltonPark Creek Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 732 students
    1.3 miles
    1500 Hale Bowen Dr
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)428-7700
    1.3PK-5732

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