Ridgetop Elementary School

5005 Caswell Ave
Austin, TX 78751
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
10
Top 20%
Serving 357 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Ridgetop Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 42%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Top 20% in TX
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Ridgetop Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Ridgetop Elementary School's student population of 357 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
357 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Ridgetop Elementary School ranks within the top 20% of all 8,079 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Ridgetop Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
#1512 out of 8079 schools
(Top 20%)
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40-44%
37%
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65-69%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgetop 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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
5%
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Hispanic
51%
53%
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Black
1%
13%
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White
39%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.59
This chart display the diversity score of Ridgetop Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Texas by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Ridgetop Elementary School's ranking?
Ridgetop Elementary School is ranked #1512 out of 8,079 schools, which ranks it among the top 20% of public schools in Texas.
What schools are Ridgetop Elementary School often compared to?
Ridgetop Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Reilly Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% TX state average), while 65-69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 42% TX state average).
How many students attend Ridgetop Elementary School?
357 students attend Ridgetop Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
51% of Ridgetop Elementary School students are Hispanic, 39% of students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 3% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Ridgetop Elementary School?
Ridgetop Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the Texas state average of 14:1.
What grades does Ridgetop Elementary School offer ?
Ridgetop Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Ridgetop Elementary School part of?
Ridgetop Elementary School is part of Austin ISD School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 357 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Top 20%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 65-69% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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