Blue Ridge Elementary School

  • Blue Ridge Elementary School serves 495 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Blue Ridge Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Blue Ridge Elementary School's student population of 495 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blue Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blue Ridge Elementary School is 0.53, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#6724 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
44%
52%
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Black
53%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
1%
28%
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Two or more races
1%
2%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blue Ridge Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.530.64
This chart display the diversity score of Blue Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Bend Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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