Elk Ridge School (Closed 2010)

Elk Ridge School (Closed 2010) served 516 students in grades 5-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 was higher than the PA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was less than the state average of 29%.
Elk Ridge School (Closed 2010) operated within the Oxford Area School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 5-6
Total Students 516 students
Elk Ridge School Total Students (1993-2009)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Elk Ridge School Total Classroom Teachers (1993-2009)
Students by Grade Elk Ridge School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Elk Ridge School Student : Teacher Ratio (1993-2009)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
Elk Ridge School Asian (1995-2009)
Hispanic
14%
8%
Elk Ridge School Hispanic (1993-2009)
Black
4%
16%
Elk Ridge School Black (1993-2009)
White
79%
71%
Elk Ridge School White (1993-2009)
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.
0.36 0.23
Elk Ridge School Diversity Score (1993-2009)
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.
22%
34%
Elk Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2009)
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.
6%
6%
Elk Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

School District Name Oxford Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 4,307 1,682
Oxford Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $55 MM $21 MM
District Spending $60 MM $20 MM
Oxford Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,066 $12,476
Oxford Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,370 $11,944
Oxford Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2009 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Oxford Area High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hopewell Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nottingham School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Oxford Nottingham School
    736 Garfield St
    Oxford , PA , 19363
    (610)932-6632
    0.3  mi  |  697  students  |  Gr.  2-4
  • Oxford Hopewell Elementary School
    602 Garfield Ave
    Oxford , PA , 19363
    (484)365-6150
    0.4  mi  |  597  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Oxford Penn's Grove School
    602 Garfield St
    Oxford , PA , 19363
    (610)932-6615
    0.4  mi  |  604  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Oxford Elk Ridge School
    200 Wickersham Rd
    Oxford , PA , 19363
    (610)932-4152
    0.4  mi  |  438  students  |  Gr.  1-2
  • Oxford Jordan Bank School
    536 Hodgson St
    Oxford , PA , 19363
    (610)932-6625
    0.4  mi  |  269  students  |  Gr.  KG

Area Statistics

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