6689 Melridge Dr
Painesville, OH 44077
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Melridge Elementary School serves 361 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Melridge Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 50%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Ohio state average of 57%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Ohio state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Ohio state average of 32% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 361 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in OH
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Melridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

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School Overview

Melridge Elementary School's student population of 361 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
361 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
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School Rankings

Melridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 3,137 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Melridge Elementary School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank
#379 out of 3137 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80-84%
50%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
57%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
12%
6%
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Black
3%
17%
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White
80%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.35
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
39%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Melridge Elementary School's ranking?

Melridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest math proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

80-84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 50% OH state average), while 70-74% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 57% OH state average).

How many students attend Melridge Elementary School?

361 students attend Melridge Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

80% of Melridge Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Hispanic, 5% of students are Two or more races, and 3% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Melridge Elementary School?

Melridge Elementary School has a student ration of 21:1, which is higher than the Ohio state average of 17:1.

What grades does Melridge Elementary School offer ?

Melridge Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5

What school district is Melridge Elementary School part of?

Melridge Elementary School is part of Riverside Local School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 361 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 70-74% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OH Dept. of Education

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