Ridgecrest School

  • Ridgecrest School serves 630 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is higher than the Utah state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the Utah state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Utah state average of 25%.

School Overview

  • Ridgecrest School's student population of 630 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridgecrest School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 24:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgecrest School is 0.49, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (UT)
Overall School Rank#263 out of 932 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
44%
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Student : Teacher Ratio26:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
2%
1%
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White
70%
75%
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Hawaiian
1%
2%
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Two or more races
10%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgecrest School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in UT.
Diversity Score0.490.41
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
29%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCANYONS DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, UT Dept. of Education

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