Elk Ridge School

Elk Ridge School serves 383 students in grades 1 - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 31%.
Elk Ridge School operates within the Oxford Area School District.

School Overview

The student population of 383 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 1-2
Total Students 383 students
Elk Ridge School Total Students (2010-2014)
Gender % Elk Ridge School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Elk Ridge School Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Elk Ridge School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is more than the state average of 0.50. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Elk Ridge School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
27%
9%
Elk Ridge School Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
3%
15%
Elk Ridge School Black Students (2010-2014)
White
63%
69%
Elk Ridge School White Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Elk Ridge 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.
0.53 0.50
Elk Ridge School Diversity Score (2010-2014)
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.
41%
38%
Elk Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
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.
4%
5%
Elk Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

Oxford Area School District's student population of 3,876 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,769 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Oxford Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,876 1,488
Oxford Area   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $59 MM n/a
Oxford Area   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $53 MM n/a
Oxford Area   School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,769 n/a
Oxford Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,097 n/a
Oxford Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Oxford Area High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hopewell Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nottingham School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OxfordHopewell Elementary School
    Grades: 5-6 | 586 students
    0.4 miles
    602 Garfield Ave
    OxfordPA 19363
    (484)365-6150
    0.45-6586
  • OxfordNottingham School
    Grades: 2-4 | 753 students
    0.4 miles
    736 Garfield St
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6632
    0.42-4753
  • OxfordPenn's Grove School
    Grades: 7-8 | 628 students
    0.4 miles
    602 Garfield St
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6615
    0.47-8628
  • OxfordOxford Area High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1259 students
    0.5 miles
    705 Waterway Rd
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6640
    0.59-121259
  • OxfordJordan Bank School
    Grades: KG | 267 students
    0.6 miles
    536 Hodgson St
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6625
    0.6KG267

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