Blue Ridge Elementary School

  • Blue Ridge Elementary School serves 614 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 75%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 71%) for the 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Texas state average of 71%.

School Overview

  • Blue Ridge Elementary School's student population of 614 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students614 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Blue Ridge Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Blue Ridge Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Blue Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,879 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blue Ridge Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
75%
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 students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Blue Ridge Elementary School and the average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Asian students in Texas by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Hispanic
45%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
51%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
2%
29%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White students in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Blue Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.540.41
This chart display the diversity score of Blue Ridge Elementary School and the average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blue Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Bend Independent School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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