Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Kansas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 28%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Kansas state average of 36%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Kansas state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Kansas state average of 37% (majority Hispanic).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-5
- Enrollment: 415 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
- Minority Enrollment: 28%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 30% in KS
- Math Proficiency: 40-44% (Top 30%)
- Reading Proficiency: 45-49% (Top 30%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School's student population of 415 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,264 schools in Kansas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.56. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (KS)
Overall Testing Rank
#286 out of 1264 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), KS Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School's ranking?
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School is ranked #286 out of 1,264 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Kansas.
What schools are Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School often compared to?
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 28% KS state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 36% KS state average).
How many students attend Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School?
415 students attend Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
72% of Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School students are White, 15% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School?
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Kansas state average of 13:1.
What grades does Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School offer ?
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School part of?
Meadowlark Ridge Elementary School is part of Salina School District.
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