Ridgewood Elementary School

  • Ridgewood Elementary School serves 732 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Ridgewood Elementary School's student population of 732 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students732 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Ridgewood Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridgewood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgewood Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#723 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
46%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
40%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgewood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.630.46
This chart display the diversity score of Ridgewood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ridgewood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePitt County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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BEST SCHOOL EVER! With the best teachers ever ms vaughn,Mrs Worsley ,Mrs pretlow, Mrs zell , and Mrs Whitty,and last but not least Mrs Brown
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