Ridge Mills Elementary School

Ridge Mills Elementary School serves 248 students in grades KG - 4.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NY average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 54%.
Ridge Mills Elementary School operates within the Rome City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 248 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 26% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 248 students
Ridge Mills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ridge Mills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Ridge Mills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ridge Mills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 is less than the state average of 0.36. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NY) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Ridge Mills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
25%
Ridge Mills Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
4%
18%
Ridge Mills Elementary School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
95%
46%
Ridge Mills Elementary School White Students (1989-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ridge Mills Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NY 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.
0.10 0.36
Ridge Mills Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2014)
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.
20%
42%
Ridge Mills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
7%
5%
Ridge Mills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,439 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,606 is less than the state average of $23,859. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $20,677 is less than the state average of $24,841. The district spending/student has grown by 32% over four years.
School District Name Rome City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 5,439 926
Rome City   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $104 MM $29 MM
Rome City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $115 MM $30 MM
Rome City   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,606 $23,859
Rome City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $20,677 $24,841
Rome City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is New York State School For The Deaf (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lyndon H Strough Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Louis V Denti Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • RomeLouis V Denti Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 509 students1001 Ruby St
    RomeNY 13440
    (315)338-5371
    1.4KG-4509
  • RomeClough Prek Center
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK | 229 students409 Bell Rd
    RomeNY 13440
    (315)334-1250
    1.5PK229
  • RomeLyndon H Strough Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    1.5 miles | Grades: 7-8 | 729 students801 Laurel St
    RomeNY 13440
    (315)338-5201
    1.57-8729
  • RomeNew York State School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 51 students401 Turin St
    RomeNY 13440
    (315)337-8400
    1.5PK-1251
  • RomeJohn E Joy Elementary School
    1.6 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 233 students8194 Bielby Rd
    RomeNY 13440
    (315)334-1261
    1.6KG-4233

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