Blue Ridge Elementary School

Blue Ridge Elementary School serves 781 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Blue Ridge Elementary School operates within the Dalton City School District.

Overview

The student population of 781 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 781 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same 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 15:1
Hispanic
91%
13%
Black
3%
37%
White
5%
44%
Two or more races
1%
3%
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.
0.17 0.40
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.
81%
52%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,564 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Dalton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 7,564 3,197
District Total Revenue $74 MM $34 MM
District Spending $80 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,937 $9,939
District Spending / Student $11,852 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Morris Innovative High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dalton Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roan Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DaltonMorris Innovative High School
    104 Fort Hill Ter
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)876-4150
    0.2 mi | 471 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DaltonRoan Elementary School
    1116 Roan St
    DaltonGA 30721
    (706)226-3225
    0.4 mi | 442 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DaltonCity Park Elementary School
    405 School St
    DaltonGA 30720
    (706)278-8859
    0.9 mi | 817 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • DaltonMountainbrook Psychoeducation Center
    Special Education School
    820 North Hamilton St
    DaltonGA 30720
    (706)272-2140
    Special Education School

    1 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • DaltonWestwood Elementary School
    708 Trammell St
    DaltonGA 30720
    (706)278-2809
    1.3 mi | 578 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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