Ridge-brook Elementary School

Ridge-brook Elementary School serves 396 students in grades KG-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Ridge-brook Elementary School operates within the Parma City School District.

Overview

The student population of 396 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 396 students
Ridge-brook Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Ridge-brook Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ridge-brook Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 18:1
Ridge-brook Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Ridge-brook Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
4%
Ridge-brook Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
4%
17%
Ridge-brook Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
81%
73%
Ridge-brook Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ridge-brook Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Ridge-brook 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.
0.33 0.43
Ridge-brook 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.
52%
37%
Ridge-brook Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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%
6%
Ridge-brook Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,076 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
School District Name Parma City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
3
Number of Students Managed 12,076 979
Parma City School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $149 MM $12 MM
Parma City School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $153 MM $11 MM
Parma City School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,684 $10,997
Parma City School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,991 $10,473
Parma City School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Brooklyn High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Brooklyn Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thoreau Park Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Parma Thoreau Park Elementary School
    5401 West 54th St
    Parma , OH , 44129
    (440)885-2352
    0.8  mi  |  709  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn High School
    9200 Biddulph Rd
    Brooklyn , OH , 44144
    (216)485-8162
    1.1  mi  |  494  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Brooklyn Brooklyn Middle School
    9200 Biddulph Rd
    Brooklyn , OH , 44144
    (216)485-8127
    1.1  mi  |  382  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Cleveland Pearl Academy
    Charter School
    4850 Pearl Rd
    Cleveland , OH , 44109
    (216)741-2991
    Charter School
    1.2  mi  |  202  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Brooklyn Brookridge Elementary School
    4500 Ridge Rd
    Brooklyn , OH , 44144
    (216)485-8176
    1.2  mi  |  560  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Parma, OH public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.48, which is higher than the Ohio average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Parma is James E Hanna Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Ohio or national school diversity statistics.