Grand Ridge School

6925 Florida St,

Grand Ridge, FL, 32442-3907

Tel: (850)482-9835
Grades: PK-8

609 students

Grand Ridge School serves 609 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the FL average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 57%.
Grand Ridge School operates within the Jackson School District.

Overview

The student population of 609 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 609 students
Grand Ridge School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Grand Ridge School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Grand Ridge School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is less than the state average of 0.90. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Grand Ridge School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Grand Ridge School Asian (2001-2010)
Hispanic
3%
28%
Grand Ridge School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
21%
23%
Grand Ridge School Black (1988-2012)
White
71%
43%
Grand Ridge School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Grand Ridge School Sch Ethnicity Grand 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.
0.45 0.90
Grand Ridge 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.
57%
49%
Grand Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
8%
Grand Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,050 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Jackson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
23
Number of Students Managed 7,050 9,989
Jackson School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $138 MM
Jackson School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $72 MM $159 MM
Jackson School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,390 $13,793
Jackson School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,812 $15,882
Jackson School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Sneads High School (5.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hope School (10.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sneads Elementary School (4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Sneads Sneads Elementary School
    1961 Lockey Dr
    Sneads , FL , 32460
    (850)482-9003
    4  mi  |  563  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Sneads Sneads High School
    8066 Old Spanish Trail
    Sneads , FL , 32460
    (850)482-9007
    5.2  mi  |  356  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chattahoochee Florida State Hospital High School
    Special Education School
    1260 North Main St
    Chattahoochee , FL , 32324
    (850)663-7246
    Special Education School
    10.2  mi  |  11  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chattahoochee Chattahoochee Elementary School
    335 Maple St
    Chattahoochee , FL , 32324
    (850)663-4373
    10.3  mi  |  220  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Marianna Hope School
    Special Education School
    2031 Hope School Dr
    Marianna , FL , 32448
    (850)482-9616
    Special Education School
    10.7  mi  |  118  students  |  Gr.  PK-12

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