Lake Ridge Elementary School

7900 Lake Ridge Cir
Riverdale, GA 30296
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Lake Ridge Elementary School serves 649 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lake 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 31% (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 30% (which is lower than the Georgia state average of 42%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lake Ridge Elementary School's student population of 649 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students649 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

Lake 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 Lake Ridge Elementary School is 0.52, 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
#1466 out of 2188 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
15%
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Black
64%
37%
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White
2%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.520.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
6%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameClayton County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lake Ridge Elementary School is Riverdale High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pointe South Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pointe South Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Riverdale Pointe South Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 25%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 712 students
    1.6 miles
    8482 Thomas Rd
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 473-2900
    1.6 PK-5 712
  • Jonesboro Pointe South Middle School Math: 13% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 861 students
    1.8 miles
    8495 Thomas Rd
    Jonesboro, GA 30238
    (770) 473-2890
    1.8 6-8 861
  • Riverdale Church Street Elementary School Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 995 students
    2.0 miles
    7013 Church St
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 994-4000
    2 PK-5 995
  • Riverdale Riverdale High School Math: 17% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,263 student
    2.1 miles
    160 Roberts Dr
    Riverdale, GA 30274
    (770) 473-2905
    2.1 9-12 1,263
  • Jonesboro Callaway Elementary School Math: 34% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 885 students
    2.2 miles
    120 Oriole Dr
    Jonesboro, GA 30238
    (678) 479-2600
    2.2 PK-5 885

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