Ridgemont Elementary School

  • Ridgemont Elementary School serves 812 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ridgemont Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Texas state average of 72%.

School Overview

  • Ridgemont Elementary School's student population of 812 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students812 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Ridgemont Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ridgemont Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Ridgemont Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgemont Elementary School is 0.50, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#7261 out of 7953 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
78%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Ridgemont Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
61%
52%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
36%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
3%
28%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Texas by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgemont Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.500.63
This chart display the diversity score of Ridgemont Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ridgemont Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Bend ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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