Ridgecrest Elementary Academy For Language Music And Sci

325 S. Downs St.
Ridgecrest, CA 93555
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Ridgecrest Elementary Academy For Language Music And Sci serves 159 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Ridgecrest Elementary Academy For Language Music And Sci placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the California state average of 40%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the California state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the California state level of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 159 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in CA
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ridgecrest Elementary Academy For Language Music And Sci's student population of 159 students has declined by 66% over five school years.
The teacher population of 7 teachers has declined by 70% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-6
Total Students
159 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
7 teachers
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School Rankings

Ridgecrest Elementary Academy For Language Music And Sci is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 9,659 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ridgecrest Elementary Academy For Language Music And Sci is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (CA)
Overall Testing Rank
#6775 out of 9659 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
40%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
51%
Student : Teacher Ratio
23:1
22:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
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Asian
6%
12%
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Hispanic
34%
56%
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Black
4%
5%
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White
41%
22%
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Hawaiian
3%
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
6%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-6
  • Enrollment: 159 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 23:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 59%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 28% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 33% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CA Dept. of Education

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