Blue Ridge Elementary School

550 Blue Ridge Dr

Evans, GA 30809

Tel: (706)868-0894
  • Blue Ridge Elementary School serves 637 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the GA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 58%.
  • Blue Ridge Elementary School operates within the Columbia County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 637 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 637 students
Blue Ridge Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Blue Ridge Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Blue Ridge Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Blue Ridge Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Blue Ridge Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
12%
4%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
7%
14%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
15%
37%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
61%
42%
Blue Ridge Elementary School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Blue Ridge Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Blue Ridge Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown GA All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.59 0.41
Blue Ridge Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
25%
57%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
9%
6%
Blue Ridge Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Columbia County School District's student population of 25,532 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,869 in this district is less than the state average of $10,007. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,731 is less than the state average of $9,869. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Columbia County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
5
Number of Students Managed 25,532 3,306
Columbia County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $221 MM $33 MM
Columbia County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $218 MM $33 MM
Columbia County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,869 $10,007
Columbia County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,731 $9,869
Columbia County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • EvansLakeside High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1563 students
    0.2 miles
    533 Blue Ridge Dr
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)863-0027
    0.29-121563
  • EvansLakeside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 723 students
    0.3 miles
    527 Blue Ridge Dr
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)855-6900
    0.36-8723
  • AugustaSouth Columbia Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 561 students
    1.2 miles
    325 Mccormick Rd
    AugustaGA 30907
    (706)863-3220
    1.2PK-5561
  • Augusta Stallings Island Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 561 students
    2 miles
    3830 Blackstone Camp Rd
    AugustaGA 30907
    (706)447-2106
    26-8561
  • EvansRiverside Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 706 students
    2.2 miles
    1095 Furys Ferry Rd
    EvansGA 30809
    (706)868-3712
    2.26-8706

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