Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle

Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle serves 638 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle operates within the Aiken 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 638 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 638 students
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Hispanic
13%
7%
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
38%
37%
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Black (1988-2012)
White
44%
52%
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Sch Ethnicity Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle 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.
0.65 0.70
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle 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.
75%
51%
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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%
7%
Ridge Spring Monetta Elementary Middle Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,729 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Aiken 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
7
Number of Students Managed 24,729 4,051
Aiken 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $216 MM $37 MM
Aiken 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $217 MM $43 MM
Aiken 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,763 $9,170
Aiken 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,806 $10,604
Aiken 01 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Ridge Spring Monetta High School (2.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Batesburg-leesville Middle School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Johnston Elementary School (8.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Monetta Ridge Spring Monetta High School
    10 J.p. Kneece Dr
    Monetta , SC , 29105
    (803)685-2100
    2.7  mi  |  246  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Johnston Johnston Elementary School
    514 Lee St
    Johnston , SC , 29832
    (803)275-1755
    8.1  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Batesburg-leesville Batesburg-leesville High School
    600 Summerland Ave
    Batesburg-leesville , SC , 29006
    (803)532-9251
    8.6  mi  |  525  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Batesburg-leesville Batesburg-leesville Middle School
    425 Shealy Rd
    Batesburg-leesville , SC , 29006
    (803)532-3831
    8.7  mi  |  450  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Batesburg-leesville Batesburg-leesville Primary
    800 Summerland Ave
    Batesburg-leesville , SC , 29006
    (803)532-4452
    8.9  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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