Ridgecrest School (Closed 2013)

200 Robert Webber Dr
Ferriday, LA 71334
  • Ridgecrest School served 154 students in grades 1-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 65-69% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 55-59% (which was lower than the Louisiana state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Louisiana state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Louisiana state average of 55%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 1-8
Total Students154 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (LA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
71%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgecrest School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Louisiana by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
6%
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Black
59%
44%
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White
41%
45%
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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 LA.
Diversity Score0.490.36
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameConcordia Parish School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

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