Ringgold Primary School

Ringgold Primary School serves 566 students in grades PK - 2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Ringgold Primary School operates within the Catoosa County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 566 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 566 students
Ringgold Primary School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Ringgold Primary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Ringgold Primary School Total Teachers (2000-2014)
Students by Grade Ringgold Primary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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
Ringgold Primary School Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Ringgold Primary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
3%
37%
Ringgold Primary School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
91%
43%
Ringgold Primary School White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Ringgold Primary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ringgold Primary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA 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.
0.17 0.40
Ringgold Primary School Diversity Score (2001-2014)
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.
42%
56%
Ringgold Primary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Ringgold Primary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,852 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,933 is less than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,318 is less than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Catoosa County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
5
Number of Students Managed 10,852 3,213
Catoosa County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $107 MM $36 MM
Catoosa County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $100 MM $34 MM
Catoosa County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,933 $10,365
Catoosa County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,318 $9,935
Catoosa County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Heritage High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Heritage Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ringgold Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RinggoldRinggold Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 471 students322 Evitt Ln
    RinggoldGA 30736
    (706)935-2912
    03-5471
  • RinggoldHeritage High School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1345 students3960 Poplar Springs Rd
    RinggoldGA 30736
    (706)937-6464
    0.99-121345
  • RinggoldHeritage Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 997 students4005 Poplar Springs Rd
    RinggoldGA 30736
    (706)937-3568
    0.96-8997
  • RinggoldBoynton Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 596 students3938 Boynton Dr
    RinggoldGA 30736
    (706)866-1521
    1.4PK-5596
  • RinggoldRinggold High School
    2.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 995 students29 Tiger Trl
    RinggoldGA 30736
    (706)935-2254
    2.29-12995

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