Columbia Ridge Elementary School

60 H Se
Ephrata, WA 98823
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
Serving 462 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, Columbia Ridge Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 50%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Washington state average of 50% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 462 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 50% in WA
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Columbia Ridge Elementary School's student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students
462 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
30 teachers
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School Rankings

Columbia Ridge Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,052 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Columbia Ridge Elementary School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WA)
#926 out of 2052 schools
(Top 50%)
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(18-19)
55-59%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Columbia Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
(18-19)
50-54%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Columbia Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
9%
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Hispanic
45%
25%
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Black
n/a
5%
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White
50%
50%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
3%
9%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
0.55
This chart display the diversity score of Columbia Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Columbia Ridge Elementary School's ranking?
Columbia Ridge Elementary School is ranked #926 out of 2,052 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Washington.
What schools are Columbia Ridge Elementary School often compared to?
Columbia Ridge Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Midway Elementary School, Grant Elementary School, Longview Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% WA state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 61% WA state average).
How many students attend Columbia Ridge Elementary School?
462 students attend Columbia Ridge Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Columbia Ridge Elementary School students are White, 45% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Columbia Ridge Elementary School?
Columbia Ridge Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Washington state average of 16:1.
What grades does Columbia Ridge Elementary School offer ?
Columbia Ridge Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4
What school district is Columbia Ridge Elementary School part of?
Columbia Ridge Elementary School is part of Ephrata School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 462 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 55-59% (Top 30%)
  • : 50-54% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WA Dept. of Education

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