Columbia Ridge Elementary School

  • Columbia Ridge Elementary School serves 482 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

School Overview

  • Columbia Ridge Elementary School's student population of 482 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 40% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students482 students
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers

School Comparison

  • Columbia Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbia Ridge Elementary School is 0.49, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1268 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
51%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
61%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
Hispanic
39%
23%
White
60%
55%
Two or more races
1%
8%
Diversity Score0.490.64
Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
37%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
7%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEphrata School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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