Blue Ridge School

Tel: (706)260-2700
Grades: PK-5

760 students

Blue Ridge School serves 760 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 School operates within the Dalton City School District.

Overview

The student population of 760 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 760 students
Blue Ridge School Total Students (2006-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Blue Ridge School Total Classroom Teachers (2006-2012)
Students by Grade Blue Ridge School 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 0.22 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Blue Ridge School Student : Teacher Ratio (2006-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Blue Ridge School Asian (2006-2009)
Hispanic
88%
12%
Blue Ridge School Hispanic (2006-2012)
Black
3%
37%
Blue Ridge School Black (2006-2012)
White
5%
44%
Blue Ridge School White (2006-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Blue Ridge School Sch Ethnicity Blue Ridge School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.22 0.66
Blue Ridge School Diversity Score (2006-2012)
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.
78%
51%
Blue Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2012)
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%
Blue Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,225 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Dalton City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 7,225 3,298
Dalton City School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $34 MM
Dalton City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $80 MM $36 MM
Dalton City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,937 $9,939
Dalton City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,852 $10,367
Dalton City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Dalton Morris Innovative High School
    307 South Fredrick St
    Dalton , GA , 30721
    (706)876-6297
    0.2  mi  |  274  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Dalton Roan Elementary School
    1116 Roan St
    Dalton , GA , 30721
    (706)226-3225
    0.4  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Dalton City Park School
    405 School St
    Dalton , GA , 30720
    (706)278-8859
    0.9  mi  |  786  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Dalton Mountainbrook Psychoeducation Center
    Special Education School
    820 North Hamilton St
    Dalton , GA , 30720
    (706)272-2140
    Special Education School
    1  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  n/a
  • Dalton Westwood Elementary School
    708 Trammell St
    Dalton , GA , 30720
    (706)278-2809
    1.3  mi  |  577  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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