Ridglea Hills Elementary School

Ridglea Hills Elementary School serves 667 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Ridglea Hills Elementary School operates within the Fort Worth Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 667 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 667 students
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Ridglea Hills Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
4%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
17%
51%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
19%
13%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
58%
30%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic Groups Ridglea Hills Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Ridglea Hills 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.
0.60 0.41
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
34%
53%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
4%
7%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 84,283 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Fort Worth Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
146
3
Number of Students Managed 84,283 822
Fort Worth Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $770 MM $9 MM
District Spending $833 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,710 $11,947
Fort Worth Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,504 $12,666
Fort Worth Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Richard Milburn Academy - Fort Worth (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Applied Learning Academy (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Luella Merrett Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fort WorthLuella Merrett Elementary School
    7325 Kermit Ave
    Fort WorthTX 76116
    (817)815-6600
    1.1 mi | 629 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Fort WorthRichard Milburn Academy - Fort Worth
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    6777 Camp Bowie Blvd
    Fort WorthTX 76116
    (817)731-7627
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    1.2 mi | 198 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Fort WorthPinnacle Academy
    Charter School
    5006 James Ave
    Fort WorthTX 76115
    (817)735-8527
    Charter School

    1.3 mi | 177 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • Fort WorthApplied Learning Academy
    7060 Camp Bowie
    Fort WorthTX 76116
    (817)815-5500
    1.4 mi | 344 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Fort WorthInt'l Newcomer Academy
    Alternative School
    7060 Camp Bowie
    Fort WorthTX 76116
    (817)815-5600
    Alternative School

    1.4 mi | 314 students | Gr. 6-9                      

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