Ridgeway Elementary School

  • Ridgeway Elementary School serves 620 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 57% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 62%.

School Overview

  • Ridgeway Elementary School's student population of 620 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students620 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridgeway Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgeway Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank#484 out of 1,367 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
41%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
3%
6%
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Hispanic
9%
16%
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Black
21%
34%
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White
55%
38%
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Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgeway Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.640.72
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnne Arundel County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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