West Ridge Elementary School

  • West Ridge Elementary School serves 407 students in grades 1-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 54% (which is higher than the Idaho state average of 52%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is lower than the Idaho state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Idaho state average of 24%.

School Overview

  • West Ridge Elementary School's student population of 407 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 1-5
Total Students407 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West Ridge Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West Ridge Elementary School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (ID)
Overall School Rank#156 out of 656 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in West Ridge Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in West Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in West Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in West Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
88%
76%
This chart display the percentage of White students in West Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in West Ridge Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in ID.
Diversity Score0.220.29
This chart display the diversity score of West Ridge Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
10%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Ridge Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Idaho by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePost Falls School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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