Ridges Elementary School

21472 Sw Copper Terrace
Sherwood, OR 97140
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 20%
Serving 676 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ridges Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Oregon for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 32%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Oregon state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Oregon state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Oregon state average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 676 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Top 20% in OR
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ridges Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Ridges Elementary School's student population of 676 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
676 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
35 teachers
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School Rankings

Ridges Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 740 schools in Oregon (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ridges Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.58. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (OR)
#89 out of 740 schools
(Top 20%)
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60-64%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ridges Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Oregon by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
60-64%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridges Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Oregon by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
17:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
4%
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Hispanic
13%
25%
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Black
1%
2%
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White
70%
60%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
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Two or more races
9%
7%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
8%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ridges Elementary School's ranking?
Ridges Elementary School is ranked #89 out of 740 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Oregon.
What schools are Ridges Elementary School often compared to?
Ridges Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Middleton Elementary School, Greenway Elementary School, Archer Glen Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 32% OR state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% OR state average).
How many students attend Ridges Elementary School?
676 students attend Ridges Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Ridges Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ridges Elementary School?
Ridges Elementary School has a student ration of 19:1, which is higher than the Oregon state average of 17:1.
What grades does Ridges Elementary School offer ?
Ridges Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Ridges Elementary School part of?
Ridges Elementary School is part of Sherwood SD 88j School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 676 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), OR Dept. of Education

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