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Deer Ridge Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1515 Scott Rd
Fort Wayne, IN 46814
Phone
(260) 431-0701
District
MSD SOUTHWEST ALLEN COUNTY SCHLS
County
ALLEN COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
399
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Indiana

8

(10 is best)

Better than 78.9% of IN schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Deer Ridge Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
64%
52%
64%
46%
64%
58%
64%
52%
64%
46%
64%
58%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
49%
52%
45%
62%
54%
57%
49%
52%
45%
62%
54%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
47%
62%
47%
57%
48%
60%
47%
62%
47%
57%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 15 10 5 0
17
18
16
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 73 18.3%
Grade 1 56 14.0%
Grade 2 78 19.5%
Grade 3 52 13.0%
Grade 4 76 19.0%
Grade 5 64 16.0%
Total 399 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.2% 80.4% 69.2%
Black 3.7% 7.5% 13.8%
Hispanic 6.1% 6.8% 13.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.9% 4.8% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 7.5% 18.3% 47.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.8% 14.3% 41.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.8% 4.0% 5.5%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 41,503 6,805,985
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 610.8 188
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.3% 6.2%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 20.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.2% 32.5%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.4% 25.6%
65 OR OLDER 15.0% 15.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 15,715 2,610,616
Single Parent Households With Children 7.2% 10.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.4% 89.3%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 50.0% 27.2%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.1% 9.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.2% 14.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.7% 13.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.7% 19.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.0% 18.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.7% 14.2%
$15,000 or less 3.6% 10.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,893 $44,026,603 45.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $628 $4,691,788 4.9%
Staff $250 $1,867,750 1.9%
General Administration $138 $1,030,998 1.1%
School Administration $572 $4,273,412 4.5%
Operation $1,117 $8,345,107 8.7%
Transportation $446 $3,332,066 3.5%
Other $264 $1,972,344 2.1%
Total Support $3,414 $25,505,994 26.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,518 $26,282,978 27.4%
Total Expenditures $12,826 $95,823,046 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,890 $6,090,352,961 44.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $554 $572,815,802 4.2%
Staff $405 $419,092,630 3.1%
General Administration $212 $219,230,599 1.6%
School Administration $685 $707,789,602 5.2%
Operation $1,162 $1,201,783,606 8.8%
Transportation $637 $658,138,812 4.8%
Other $262 $270,831,797 2.0%
Total Support $3,917 $4,049,584,412 29.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,344 $3,457,696,770 25.4%
Total Expenditures $13,151 $13,597,697,621 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,549 $372,153,103,143 49.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $792 $39,020,154,935 5.2%
Staff $618 $30,487,652,661 4.1%
General Administration $258 $12,720,931,842 1.7%
School Administration $730 $35,978,592,512 4.8%
Operation $1,169 $57,607,988,317 7.7%
Transportation $527 $26,002,463,553 3.5%
Other $459 $22,633,739,814 3.0%
Total Support $4,553 $224,451,138,461 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,074 $151,519,765,183 20.3%
Total Expenditures $15,176 $748,124,887,521 100.0%