Mason Ridge Elementary School

Mason Ridge Elementary School serves 370 students in grades -5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Mason Ridge Elementary School operates within the Parkway C-2 School District.

Overview

The student population of 370 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered n/a
Total Students 370 students
Mason Ridge Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Mason Ridge Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mason Ridge Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 13:1
Mason Ridge Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
11%
2%
Mason Ridge Elementary School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
1%
5%
Mason Ridge Elementary School Hispanic (1998-2012)
Black
12%
18%
Mason Ridge Elementary School Black (1992-2012)
White
71%
73%
Mason Ridge Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mason Ridge Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mason 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.
0.47 0.69
Mason Ridge Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
2%
39%
Mason Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
n/a
7%
Mason Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,363 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Parkway C-2 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
2
Number of Students Managed 17,363 621
Parkway C-2 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $221 MM $6 MM
Parkway C-2 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $220 MM $6 MM
Parkway C-2 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,624 $8,810
Parkway C-2 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,566 $8,968
Parkway C-2 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Fern Ridge High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Northeast Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bellerive Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Creve Coeur Bellerive Elementary School
    620 Rue De Fleur Dr
    Creve Coeur , MO , 63141
    (314)415-6050
    0.5  mi  |  396  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • St Louis Ross Elementary School
    1150 Ross Ave
    St Louis , MO , 63146
    (314)415-6700
    1.2  mi  |  433  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Creve Coeur Northeast Middle School
    181 Coeur De Ville Dr
    Creve Coeur , MO , 63141
    (314)415-7100
    1.3  mi  |  931  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • St Louis Fern Ridge High School
    13157 North Olive Spur Rd
    St Louis , MO , 63141
    (314)415-6900
    1.5  mi  |  116  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Chesterfield Central Middle School
    471 North Woods Mill Rd
    Chesterfield , MO , 63017
    (314)415-7800
    1.6  mi  |  856  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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