Derby Ridge Elementary School

  • Derby Ridge Elementary School serves 509 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 27% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Missouri state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Missouri state average of 28%.

Top Placements

Derby Ridge Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Missouri for:

School Overview

  • Derby Ridge Elementary School's student population of 509 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students509 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Derby Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Derby Ridge Elementary School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.23. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MO)
Overall School Rank#1905 out of 2,073 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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Asian
8%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
6%
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Black
37%
16%
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White
38%
72%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Derby Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score0.700.23
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColumbia 93 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Derby Ridge Elementary School is Cornerstone (0.8 miles away)
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