Grand Ridge School

Tel: (850)482-9835
  • Grand Ridge School serves 630 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 60%.
  • Grand Ridge School operates within the Jackson School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 630 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 630 students
Grand Ridge School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Grand Ridge School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Grand Ridge School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Grand Ridge School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Grand Ridge School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Grand Ridge School Asian Students (2001-2010)
Hispanic
4%
31%
Grand Ridge School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
20%
23%
Grand Ridge School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
74%
40%
Grand Ridge School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Grand Ridge School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Grand Ridge School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Grand Ridge School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.41 0.46
Grand Ridge School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
66%
53%
Grand Ridge School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
3%
5%
Grand Ridge School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jackson School District's student population of 6,813 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,108 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,268 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Jackson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
22
Number of Students Managed 6,813 10,184
Jackson School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $62 MM $122 MM
Jackson School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $64 MM $125 MM
Jackson School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,108 $12,021
Jackson School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,268 $12,230
Jackson School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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