Union Ridge Elementary School

  • Union Ridge Elementary School serves 837 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 61% (which is equal to the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Washington state average of 45%.

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School Overview

  • Union Ridge Elementary School's student population of 837 students has grown by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 50% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students837 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Union Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Union Ridge Elementary School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#583 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Union Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Union Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
7%
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Hispanic
10%
23%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Union Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Union Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
85%
55%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Union Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
8%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Union Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.270.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Union Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRidgefield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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