Cedar Ridge Elementary School

311 Cedar Ridge Rd Se
Dalton, GA 30721
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Cedar Ridge Elementary School serves 504 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cedar Ridge Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Cedar Ridge Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

Cedar Ridge Elementary School's student population of 504 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Cedar Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,188 schools in Georgia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Cedar Ridge Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall Testing Rank
#1825 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
59%
15%
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Black
2%
37%
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White
34%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
16%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitfield County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cedar Ridge Elementary School is Phoenix High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Eastbrook Middle School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eastside Elementary School (2.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Dalton Eastside Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 595 students
    2.5 miles
    102 Hill Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-3074
    2.5 PK-5 595
  • Dalton Phoenix High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 144 students
    2.5 miles
    2300 Maddox Chapel Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 876-3600
    2.5 9-12 144
  • Dalton Eastbrook Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 688 students
    2.9 miles
    700 Hill Rd
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 278-6135
    2.9 6-8 688
  • Dalton Dawnville Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
    3.0 miles
    1380 Dawnville Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 259-3914
    3 PK-5 495
  • Dalton Elbert Shaw Regional Youth Detention Center Alternative School
    Grades: 10-11 | 2 students
    3.2 miles
    2735 Underwood Rd Ne
    Dalton, GA 30721
    (706) 272-2309
    3.2 10-11 2

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