Blue Ridge Elementary School

100 S Bogle St
Dalton, GA 30721
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Blue Ridge Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Blue Ridge Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 19% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

School Overview

Blue Ridge Elementary School's student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Blue Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Blue Ridge Elementary School is 0.21, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1860 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
89%
15%
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Black
2%
37%
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White
6%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.210.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDalton School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Blue Ridge Elementary School is Morris Innovative High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dalton Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Roan Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dalton Morris Innovative High School Math: 5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 367 students
    0.2 miles
    104 Fort Hill Ter
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 876-4150
    0.2 9-12 367
  • Dalton Roan Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 476 students
    0.4 miles
    1116 Roan St
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 226-3225
    0.4 PK-5 476
  • Dalton City Park Elementary School Math: 28% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 738 students
    0.9 miles
    405 School St
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 278-8859
    0.9 PK-5 738
  • Dalton Park Creek Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
    1.3 miles
    1500 Hale Bowen Dr
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 428-7700
    1.3 PK-5 662
  • Dalton Westwood Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
    1.3 miles
    708 Trammell St
    Dalton, GA 30720
    (706) 278-2809
    1.3 PK-5 588

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