Ridgecrest 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1800 E 7200 S
Cottonwood Heights, UT 84121
Phone
(801) 826-9250
District
CANYONS DISTRICT
County
SALT LAKE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
630
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Utah

8

(10 is best)

Better than 79.5% of UT schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Ridgecrest School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 48
Proficiency in Reading 50 43
Proficiency in Math 60 52

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 49
Proficiency in Reading 57 48
Proficiency in Math 53 50

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 26.25
AVG FOR DISTRICT
AVG FOR STATE
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 0 0.0%
Kindergarten 102 16.2%
Grade 1 100 15.9%
Grade 2 114 18.1%
Grade 3 113 17.9%
Grade 4 105 16.7%
Grade 5 96 15.2%
Grade 6 0 0.0%
Grade 7 0 0.0%
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 0 0.0%
Grade 10 0 0.0%
Grade 11 0 0.0%
Grade 12 0 0.0%
Total 630 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 76.6% 77.6% 76.8%
Black 2.3% 1.5% 1.4%
Hispanic 14.3% 16.7% 17.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.0% 2.4% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 2.8% 1.7% 2.8%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.0% 27.9% 35.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.9% 23.8% 28.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 4.1% 6.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 216,359 3,161,105
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 37
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.2% 8.3%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 24.8%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.7% 36.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.9% 19.8%
65 OR OLDER 11.2% 10.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 71,646 957,619
Single Parent Households With Children 8.0% 8.7%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.5% 92.0%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 41.4% 33.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 19.6% 12.1%
$100,000 - $149,999 19.9% 17.6%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.7% 15.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.1% 20.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 12.7% 16.7%
$15,000 - $29,999 8.6% 10.8%
$15,000 or less 5.4% 7.3%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,408 $151,736,584 45.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $317 $10,912,091 3.3%
Staff $463 $15,937,849 4.8%
General Administration $69 $2,375,187 0.7%
School Administration $532 $18,313,036 5.5%
Operation $742 $25,541,866 7.7%
Transportation $223 $7,676,329 2.3%
Other $391 $13,459,393 4.1%
Total Support $2,738 $94,250,174 28.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,456 $84,542,888 25.6%
Total Expenditures $9,603 $330,564,069 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,285 $2,828,104,670 52.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $247 $163,266,907 3.0%
Staff $263 $173,527,049 3.2%
General Administration $70 $46,097,078 0.9%
School Administration $435 $286,888,978 5.3%
Operation $625 $412,675,184 7.7%
Transportation $193 $127,340,803 2.4%
Other $214 $141,323,300 2.6%
Total Support $2,047 $1,351,085,222 25.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,811 $1,195,195,192 22.2%
Total Expenditures $8,144 $5,374,426,698 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%