Ridge Farm Elementary School (Closed 2014)

305 South State St
Ridge Farm, IL 61870
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ridge Farm Elementary School served 163 students in grades 4-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30-34% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 45-49% (which was lower than the Illinois state average of 58%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 was higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 13% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Ridge Farm Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
30-34%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
45-49%
58%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
5%
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Hispanic
1%
26%
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Black
4%
17%
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White
87%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridge Farm Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in IL.
Diversity Score
0.240.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
64%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ridge Farm Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Illinois by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGeorgetown-Ridge Farm Cud 4 School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ridge Farm Elementary School is Georgetown-ridge Farm High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mary Miller Junior High School (5.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pine Crest Elementary School (5.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Georgetown Georgetown-ridge Farm High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 289 students
    5.6 miles
    500 W Mulberry St
    Georgetown, IL 61846
    (217) 662-6716
    5.6 9-12 289
  • Georgetown Pine Crest Elementary School Math: 14% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 463 students
    5.6 miles
    505 S Kennedy Dr
    Georgetown, IL 61846
    (217) 662-6981
    5.6 PK-5 463
  • Georgetown Mary Miller Junior High School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 213 students
    5.7 miles
    414 W West St
    Georgetown, IL 61846
    (217) 662-6606
    5.7 6-8 213
  • Chrisman Chrisman High School Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 96 students
    5.9 miles
    23231 Il Highway 1
    Chrisman, IL 61924
    (217) 269-2823
    5.9 9-12 96
  • Chrisman Chrisman-scottland Junior High School Math: 6-9% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 83 students
    5.9 miles
    23231 Il Highway 1
    Chrisman, IL 61924
    (217) 269-3980
    5.9 6-8 83
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