School Details

Blue Ridge Elementary School

1539 Hwy 18, Abilene, KS 67410
(785) 598-2226
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 77 students 11 students/teacher (KS avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade

94%
99%
87%
94%
93%
83%

Kansas State Assessments (KSA)

In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Chapman School District average
  • Kansas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

100%
95%
88%
100%
94%
88%
100%
99%
88%

Kansas State Assessments (KSA)

In 2011-2012 Kansas used the Kansas State Assessments (KSA) to test students in grades 3 though 8, 11 and 12 in reading and math; in grades 4, 7, 11 and 12 in science; and in grades 6, 8 and 12 in history-government. The tests are standards-based, which means they measure how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Kansas. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Chapman School District average
  • Kansas state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Blue Ridge Elementary School is a public elementary school. 77 students go to Blue Ridge Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Native American or Native Alaskan. 51% of the 77 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Blue Ridge Elementary School is 11:1. Chapman Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 97% 93%
Black, non-Hispanic 1% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 1%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 1%
Multiracial 0% 0%
Hispanic 0% 3%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 51% 44%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (9 years ago)

    Blue Ridge is a great little rural school. It has small class sizes which is great because the students get a lot of one-on-one. The school is very focused on having good character. It encourages the students to be good people. I love it!

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