Ridglea Hills Elementary School

  • Ridglea Hills Elementary School serves 666 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TX average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 71%.
  • Ridglea Hills Elementary School operates within the Fort Worth Independent School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 666 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 666 students
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ridglea Hills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Ridglea Hills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
4%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
26%
52%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
19%
13%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
49%
29%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Ridglea Hills Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TX All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.41
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
35%
52%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
6%
Ridglea Hills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Fort Worth Independent School District's student population of 85,713 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,976 in this district is less than the state average of $12,126. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,447 is less than the state average of $11,704. The district spending/student has declined by 10% over four years.
School District Name Fort Worth Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
143
3
Number of Students Managed 85,713 825
Fort Worth Independent School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $844 MM $10 MM
Fort Worth Independent School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $799 MM $10 MM
Fort Worth Independent School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,976 $12,126
Fort Worth Independent School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,447 $11,704
Fort Worth Independent School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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