Blue Ridge Middle School (Closed 2018)

3050 North Porter Mountain Roa
Lakeside, AZ 85929
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Blue Ridge Middle School served 498 students in grades 4-6.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 32% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 35% (which was lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 was higher than the Arizona state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment was 53% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Arizona state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 4-6
Total Students
498 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
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State Level (AZ)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
32%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
35%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
18:1
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American Indian
22%
6%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
45%
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Black
1%
5%
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White
47%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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