Canyon Ridge Middle School

Canyon Ridge Middle School serves 1,095 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Canyon Ridge Middle School operates within the Leander Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 1095 students has grown by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,095 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 18:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
4%
Hispanic
11%
51%
Black
2%
13%
White
74%
30%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.44 0.41
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.
1%
53%
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.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 34,381 students has grown by 29% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,885 is less than the state average of $11,947. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,119 is higher than the state average of $12,666. The district spending/student has grown by 73% over four years.
School District Name Leander Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
3
Number of Students Managed 34,381 822
District Total Revenue $282 MM $9 MM
District Spending $460 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,885 $11,947
District Spending / Student $16,119 $12,666
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lake Travis High School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hudson Bend Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Laura Welch Bush Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AustinLaura Welch Bush Elementary School
    12600 Country Trails
    AustinTX 78732
    (512)570-6100
    0 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 841 students                      
  • AustinSteiner Ranch Elementary School
    4001 Quinlan Park Rd
    AustinTX 78732
    (512)570-5700
    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 725 students                      
  • AustinRiver Ridge Elementary School
    12900 Tierra Grande Trl
    AustinTX 78732
    (512)570-7300
    1.7 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 872 students                      
  • AustinLake Travis Elementary School
    15303 Kollmeyer
    AustinTX 78734
    (512)533-6300
    2.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 910 students                      
  • AustinHudson Bend Middle School
    15600 Lariat Trl
    AustinTX 78734
    (512)533-6400
    2.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 915 students                      

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