Ox Ridge Elementary School

395 Mansfield Ave,

Darien, CT, 06820-2113

Tel: (203)655-2579
Grades: KG-5

465 students

Ox Ridge Elementary School serves 465 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the CT average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 39%.
Ox Ridge Elementary School operates within the Darien School District.

Overview

The student population of 465 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 465 students
Ox Ridge Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Ox Ridge Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ox Ridge Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.77. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CT) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 13:1
Ox Ridge Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
4%
Ox Ridge Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
20%
Ox Ridge Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
13%
Ox Ridge Elementary School Black (2009-2010)
White
94%
61%
Ox Ridge Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ox Ridge Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Ox Ridge Elementary 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.
0.12 0.77
Ox Ridge Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
30%
Ox Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2000)
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 4,815 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Darien School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 4,815 1,746
Darien   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $91 MM n/a
Darien   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $87 MM n/a
Darien   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $19,188 $0
Darien   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $18,365 $0
Darien   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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
  • Darien Royle Elementary School
    133 Mansfield Ave
    Darien , CT , 06820
    (203)655-0044
    1.3  mi  |  409  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Darien Darien High School
    80 High School Ln
    Darien , CT , 06820
    (203)655-3981
    1.4  mi  |  1315  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Norwalk Fox Run Elementary School
    228 Fillow St
    Norwalk , CT , 06850
    (203)899-2860
    1.7  mi  |  488  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Norwalk Kendall Elementary School
    228 Fillow St
    Norwalk , CT , 06850
    (203)899-2880
    1.7  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • New Canaan Saxe Middle School
    468 South Ave
    New Canaan , CT , 06840
    (203)972-4425
    1.8  mi  |  1232  students  |  Gr.  5-8

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