Ridge Road Elementary School

285 Ridge Rd., Sandersville, GA 31082
(478) 552-2245

(out of 10)

Public Grades 3-5 654 students 15 students/teacher (GA avg is 14)

Test Scores by grade


Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA)

In 2011-2012 Georgia administered the Middle Grades Writing Assessment (MGWA) to students in grades 5 and 8. The MGWA is a standards-based assessment, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined by the state of Georgia. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2012
  • Washington County School District average
  • Georgia state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Ridge Road Elementary School is a public elementary school in Sandersville. The principal of Ridge Road Elementary School is Leah Clark, whose e-mail is Leah.Clark@washington.k12.ga.us. 654 students attend Ridge Road Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 1% of the Ridge Road Elementary School students have "limited English proficiency." 100% of the 654 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 73% get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Ridge Road Elementary School is 15:1. Ridge Road Primary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities


  • Band
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Dance
  • Orchestra
  • Theater drama


  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 64% 64%
White, non-Hispanic 31% 31%
Multiracial 3% 3%
Hispanic 2% 2%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.9% 1%
Asian 0.7% 0.8%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 0%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 73% 68%
Limited English proficiency 1% 1%
Economically disadvantaged 100% 100%


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