Ridgedale Elementary School

1550 Goshen Road
Morgantown, WV 26508
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Ridgedale Elementary School serves 464 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Ridgedale Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in West Virginia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the West Virginia state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the West Virginia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the West Virginia state average of 10% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Ridgedale Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in West Virginia for:

School Overview

Ridgedale Elementary School's student population of 464 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students464 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Ridgedale Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 644 schools in West Virginia (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Ridgedale Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.19. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WV)
Overall Testing Rank
#132 out of 644 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
1%
2%
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Black
1%
4%
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White
92%
90%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score
0.150.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMonongalia County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ridgedale Elementary School is Technical Education Center (4.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Middle School (4.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mountainview Elementary School (4.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Morgantown Mountainview Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 755 students
    4.1 miles
    661 Greenbag Road
    Morgantown, WV 26508
    (304) 291-9255
    4.1 PK-5 755
  • Morgantown South Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 788 students
    4.3 miles
    500 East Parkway Drive
    Morgantown, WV 26501
    (304) 291-9340
    4.3 6-8 788
  • Morgantown Technical Education Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    4.3 miles
    1000 Mississippi Street
    Morgantown, WV 26501
    (304) 291-9240
    4.3 9-12 n/a
  • Morgantown Brookhaven Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 592 students
    4.5 miles
    1215 Baker Street
    Morgantown, WV 26508
    (304) 291-9236
    4.5 PK-5 592
  • Morgantown Skyview Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 516 students
    5.0 miles
    668 River Road
    Morgantown, WV 26501
    (304) 284-2890
    5 PK-5 516

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