Ritch Elementary School (Closed 2013)

140 Bethel Church Rd
Hiram, GA 30141
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Ritch Elementary School served 334 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 70-74% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 81%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≥95% (which was higher than the Georgia state average of 93%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 29% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students334 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Ritch Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
81%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥95%
93%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ritch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
15%
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Black
17%
37%
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White
71%
40%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ritch Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.460.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
57%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePaulding County School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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