Ridgefield Academy

  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 367
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  • Address
  • 223 W Mountain Rd
  • Ridgefield, CT 06877
  • Phone
  • (203) 894-1800
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School Description

Ridgefield Academy enrolls 367 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8. It is located in Ridgefield, CT, which is a medium sized city with a median household income of $81,179.

School Operational Details
  • Students Have Access to a Library or Media Center
School Days and Hours
  • School Days Per Year: 171
    Note: Kindergarten Operates Five Days Per Week
  • School Hours Per Day: 7
    Note: Kindergarten Operates on a Full Day Schedule
School Associations
  • National Association for the Education of Young Children (NAEYC)
  • National Association of Independent Schools (NAIS)
  • State or regional independent school association
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2 reviews for Ridgefield Academy

  • Reviewed by Student on October 13, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I love ridgefield academy! I am in 5th grade and I love the classes and the teachers!
  • Reviewed by Student on May 14, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I love Ridgefield Academy! I have been going there since pre-school. THe classes are fun and the teachers and kids are really nice.

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 367
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 37.1
    Full-Time Teachers: 31
    Part-Time Teachers: 7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 8.1
  • Percent Minority Students: 4.1%
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 139 (37.9%)
  • Females: 228 (62.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ridgefield Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black71.9%
Asian82.2%
Hispanic--
White28677.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ridgefield Academy
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten6618.0%
Kindergarten339.0%
1st Grade4512.3%
2nd Grade3710.1%
3rd Grade5515.0%
4th Grade297.9%
5th Grade318.4%
6th Grade277.4%
7th Grade256.8%
8th Grade195.2%
Source: CT Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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