Ridglea Hills Elementary School

Ridglea Hills Elementary School serves 638 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
Ridglea Hills Elementary School operates within the Fort Worth Independent School District.

School Overview

The student population of 638 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 638 students
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ridglea Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ridglea Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
4%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
24%
52%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
18%
13%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
51%
29%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ridglea Hills Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX 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.
0.65 0.41
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
35%
53%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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.
2%
7%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 84,588 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,435 is less than the state average of $12,250. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,290 is less than the state average of $12,682. The district spending/student has grown by 39% over four years.
School District Name Fort Worth Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
148
3
Number of Students Managed 84,588 838
Fort Worth Independent   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $837 MM $9 MM
Fort Worth Independent   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $906 MM $10 MM
Fort Worth Independent   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,435 $12,250
Fort Worth Independent   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,290 $12,682
Fort Worth Independent   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Richard Milburn Academy - Fort Worth (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Applied Learning Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Luella Merrett Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort WorthLuella Merrett Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 643 students7325 Kermit Ave
    Fort WorthTX 76116
    (817)815-6600
    1.1PK-5643
  • Fort WorthRichard Milburn Academy - Fort Worth
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 201 students6777 Camp Bowie Blvd
    Fort WorthTX 76116
    (817)731-7627
    1.19-12201
  • Fort WorthPinnacle Academy
    Charter School
    1.2 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 182 students5006 James Ave
    Fort WorthTX 76115
    (817)735-8527
    1.2KG-8182
  • Fort WorthApplied Learning Academy
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 329 students7060 Camp Bowie
    Fort WorthTX 76116
    (817)815-5500
    1.36-8329
  • Fort WorthInt'l Newcomer Academy
    Alternative School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-9 | 379 students7060 Camp Bowie
    Fort WorthTX 76116
    (817)815-5600
    1.36-9379

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