Ridgeway School

  • Ridgeway School serves 658 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (which is higher than the New York state average of 50%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the New York state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the New York state level of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the New York state average of 56%.

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School Overview

  • Ridgeway School's student population of 658 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students658 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridgeway School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgeway School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall School Rank#2083 out of 4,239 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
50%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:114:1
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Asian
6%
9%
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Hispanic
55%
26%
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Black
10%
17%
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White
25%
44%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgeway School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NY.
Diversity Score0.630.39
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
48%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhite Plains City School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • White Plains White Plains Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1619 students
    0.8 miles
    128 Grandview Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    (914)422-2092
    0.8 6-8 1619
  • White Plains Mamaroneck Avenue School
    Grades: K-5 | 661 students
    1.2 miles
    7 Nosband Ave
    White Plains, NY 10605
    (914)422-2286
    1.2 K-5 661
  • White Plains White Plains Senior High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 2101 students
    1.2 miles
    550 North St
    White Plains, NY 10605
    (914)422-2182
    1.2 8-12 2101
  • Scarsdale Scarsdale Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1142 students
    1.4 miles
    134 Mamaroneck Rd
    Scarsdale, NY 10583
    (914)721-2600
    1.4 6-8 1142
  • White Plains Post Road School
    Grades: K-5 | 648 students
    1.6 miles
    175 W Post Rd
    White Plains, NY 10606
    (914)422-2320
    1.6 K-5 648

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