Ridgeview Elementary School

  • Ridgeview Elementary School serves 643 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Ridgeview Elementary School's student population of 643 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students643 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridgeview Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgeview Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1888 out of 2,014 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ridgeview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgeview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
82%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ridgeview Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ridgeview Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
16%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ridgeview Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgeview Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.300.41
This chart display the diversity score of Ridgeview Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ridgeview Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYakima School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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