Ox Ridge Elementary School

395 Mansfield Ave

Darien, CT 06820-2113

Grades: KG-5

474 students

Ox Ridge Elementary School serves 474 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 41%.
Ox Ridge Elementary School operates within the Darien School District.

Overview

The student population of 474 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 474 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 13:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
4%
21%
White
93%
59%
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.
0.13 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.
n/a
32%
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 5%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,859 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Darien School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,859 1,728
District Total Revenue $91 MM $29 MM
District Spending $87 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $19,188 $15,687
District Spending / Student $18,365 $15,388
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Darien High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Saxe Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Royle Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DarienRoyle Elementary School
    133 Mansfield Ave
    DarienCT 06820
    (203)655-0044
    1.3 mi | 413 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DarienDarien High School
    80 High School Ln
    DarienCT 06820
    (203)655-3981
    1.4 mi | 1329 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • NorwalkFox Run Elementary School
    228 Fillow St
    NorwalkCT 06850
    (203)899-2860
    1.7 mi | 456 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • NorwalkKendall Elementary School
    228 Fillow St
    NorwalkCT 06850
    (203)899-2880
    1.7 mi | 548 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • New CanaanSaxe Middle School
    468 South Ave
    New CanaanCT 06840
    (203)972-4425
    1.8 mi | 1288 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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