Elk Ridge School (Closed 2010)

Elk Ridge School served 516 students in grades 5 - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 31%.
Elk Ridge School operated within the Oxford Area School District.

School Overview

Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 516 students
Elk Ridge School Total Students (1993-2009)
Gender % Elk Ridge School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Elk Ridge School Total Teachers (1993-2009)
Students by Grade Elk Ridge School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Elk Ridge School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2008)
Hispanic
15%
9%
Elk Ridge School Black Students (1993-2009)
Black
5%
15%
Elk Ridge School Black Students (1993-2009)
White
80%
69%
Elk Ridge School White Students (1993-2009)
All Ethnic Groups Elk Ridge School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.34 0.24
Elk Ridge School Diversity Score (1993-2009)
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.
22%
38%
Elk Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2009)
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.
6%
5%
Elk Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

School District Name Oxford Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 3,876 1,514
Oxford Area   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $21 MM
Oxford Area   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $53 MM $20 MM
Oxford Area   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,769 $12,967
Oxford Area   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,097 $12,300
Oxford Area   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2009 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Oxford Area High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hopewell Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nottingham School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • OxfordNottingham School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 2-4 | 753 students736 Garfield St
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6632
    0.32-4753
  • OxfordElk Ridge School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 1-2 | 383 students200 Wickersham Rd
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-4152
    0.41-2383
  • OxfordHopewell Elementary School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 5-6 | 586 students602 Garfield Ave
    OxfordPA 19363
    (484)365-6150
    0.45-6586
  • OxfordJordan Bank School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG | 267 students536 Hodgson St
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6625
    0.4KG267
  • OxfordPenn's Grove School
    0.4 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 628 students602 Garfield St
    OxfordPA 19363
    (610)932-6615
    0.47-8628
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