Rocky Ridge Elementary School

2876 Old Rocky Ridge Rd
Birmingham, AL 35243
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Top 10%
Serving 587 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Rocky Ridge Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 29%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 47%).
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Alabama state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 47% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 587 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : Top 10% in AL
  • : 58% (Top 10%)
  • : 71% (Top 10%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rocky Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

Rocky Ridge Elementary School's student population of 587 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Rocky Ridge Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,285 schools in Alabama (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rocky Ridge Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (AL)
#90 out of 1285 schools
(Top 10%)
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58%
29%
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71%
47%
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50-54%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
18:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
15%
10%
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Black
16%
32%
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White
57%
53%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
44%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rocky Ridge Elementary School's ranking?
Rocky Ridge Elementary School is ranked #90 out of 1,285 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Alabama.
What schools are Rocky Ridge Elementary School often compared to?
Rocky Ridge Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Riverchase Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
58% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 29% AL state average), while 71% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% AL state average).
How many students attend Rocky Ridge Elementary School?
587 students attend Rocky Ridge Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
57% of Rocky Ridge Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Black, 15% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rocky Ridge Elementary School?
Rocky Ridge Elementary School has a student ration of 15:1, which is lower than the Alabama state average of 18:1.
What grades does Rocky Ridge Elementary School offer ?
Rocky Ridge Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Rocky Ridge Elementary School part of?
Rocky Ridge Elementary School is part of Hoover City School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 587 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 58% (Top 10%)
  • : 71% (Top 10%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), AL Dept. of Education

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