Ridgefield, NJ
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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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Ridgefield School District Details

Ridgefield School District
555 Chestnut Street
Ridgefield, NJ 07657

1,564 Students enrolled in District

4 Schools in District

9 Students Per Classroom (State average is 12)

Ridgefield School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to New Jersey

(10 is best)

Better than of NJ 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Bergen Boulevard School
635 Bergen Blvd
Ridgefield, NJ, 07657
01-03
Ridgefield Memorial High School
555 Walnut St
Ridgefield, NJ, 07657
09-12
Shaler Academy School
455 Shaler Boulevard
Ridgefield, NJ, 07657
PK-03
Slocum Skewes School
650 Prospect Ave
Ridgefield, NJ, 07657
01-12

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 35.9% 47.9%
Black 1.3% 16.4%
Hispanic 29.3% 26.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 33.5% 9.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 28.4% 35.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.1% 30.4%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 5.3%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $13,154 $23,269,426 57.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $2,747 $4,859,443 12.1%
Staff $59 $104,371 0.3%
General Administration $546 $965,874 2.4%
School Administration $858 $1,517,802 3.8%
Operation $1,811 $3,203,659 8.0%
Transportation $386 $682,834 1.7%
Other $515 $911,035 2.3%
Total Support $6,921 $12,243,249 30.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,639 $4,668,391 11.6%
Total Expenditures $22,715 $40,182,835 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $10,077 $14,106,790,054 50.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,835 $2,568,964,694 9.1%
Staff $551 $771,687,884 2.7%
General Administration $390 $545,394,661 1.9%
School Administration $883 $1,235,650,841 4.4%
Operation $1,874 $2,623,408,040 9.3%
Transportation $711 $995,607,882 3.5%
Other $440 $615,718,470 2.2%
Total Support $6,684 $9,356,361,788 33.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,321 $4,649,519,921 16.5%
Total Expenditures $20,083 $28,112,743,157 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%