Canyon Ridge Middle School

  • Canyon Ridge Middle School serves 1,270 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Canyon Ridge Middle School operates within the Leander Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1270 students has grown by 30% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 71 teachers has grown by 29% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,270 students
Canyon Ridge Middle School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Canyon Ridge Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 71 teachers
Canyon Ridge Middle School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Canyon Ridge Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Canyon Ridge Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2014)
Asian
11%
4%
Canyon Ridge Middle School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
13%
52%
Canyon Ridge Middle School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
1%
13%
Canyon Ridge Middle School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
72%
29%
Canyon Ridge Middle School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Canyon Ridge Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
2%
Canyon Ridge Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.46 0.41
Canyon Ridge Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
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Canyon Ridge Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
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.
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Canyon Ridge Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

  • Leander Independent School District's student population of 36,211 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,801 in this district is less than the state average of $11,604. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,062 is less than the state average of $11,458. The district spending/student has declined by 26% over four years.
School District Name Leander Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
3
Number of Students Managed 36,211 825
Leander Independent School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $337 MM $10 MM
Leander Independent School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $312 MM $10 MM
Leander Independent School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,801 $11,604
Leander Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,062 $11,458
Leander Independent School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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