Ridgefield Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Ridgefield School District Details

Ridgefield School District
70 Prospect Street
Ridgefield, CT 06877

4,679 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

12 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Ridgefield School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to Connecticut

(10 is best)

Better than of CT school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.



Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

100 80 60 40 20 0
82%
51%
85%
56%
78%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
Barlow Mountain Elementary School
115 Barlow Mountain Rd.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
PK-05
Branchville Elementary School
40 Florida Rd.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
KG-05
East Ridge Middle School
10 East Ridge Rd.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
06-08
Farmingville Elementary School
324 Farmingville Rd.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
KG-05
Ridgebury Elementary School
112 Bennett's Farm Rd.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
PK-05
Ridgefield High School
700 North Salem Rd.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
09-12
Scotland Elementary School
111 Barlow Mountain Rd.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
KG-05
Scotts Ridge Middle School
750 North Salem Rd.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
06-08
Veterans Park Elementary School
8 Governor St.
Ridgefield, CT, 06877
KG-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 84.0% 53.3%
Black 0.7% 13.1%
Hispanic 8.0% 27.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.1% 5.4%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 5.2% 41.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.1% 35.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.1% 6.1%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,618 $66,280,000 59.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,355 $6,597,000 5.9%
Staff $1,239 $6,028,000 5.4%
General Administration $289 $1,406,000 1.3%
School Administration $1,433 $6,972,000 6.2%
Operation $1,983 $9,649,000 8.6%
Transportation $1,042 $5,073,000 4.5%
Other $385 $1,872,000 1.7%
Total Support $7,725 $37,597,000 33.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,726 $8,402,000 7.5%
Total Expenditures $23,069 $112,279,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $11,752 $6,147,666,000 52.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,423 $744,314,000 6.4%
Staff $694 $362,924,000 3.1%
General Administration $494 $258,434,000 2.2%
School Administration $1,197 $626,350,000 5.4%
Operation $1,751 $915,940,000 7.9%
Transportation $1,039 $543,508,000 4.7%
Other $724 $378,851,000 3.3%
Total Support $7,322 $3,830,321,000 33.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,134 $1,639,379,000 14.1%
Total Expenditures $22,208 $11,617,366,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%