Ox Ridge Elementary School

  • Ox Ridge Elementary School serves 452 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 73% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 78% (which is higher than the Connecticut state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Connecticut state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Connecticut state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Ox Ridge Elementary School's student population of 452 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students452 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Ox Ridge Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ox Ridge Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ox Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ox Ridge Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (CT)
Overall School Rank#40 out of 968 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ox Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ox Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ox Ridge Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
4%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ox Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
24%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ox Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ox Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
85%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ox Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ox Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ox Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CT.
Diversity Score0.270.42
This chart display the diversity score of Ox Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Connecticut by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
31%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ox Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Connecticut by year, with the latest 1999-00 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDARIEN SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, CT Dept. of Education

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