Nelson Ridge School

2470 Nelson Rd, New Lenox, IL 60451 | (815) 462-2870
  • Grades: 4-6
  • Student Enrollment: 517
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Megan Baldermann
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 517
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 23.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 22.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 244 (47.2%)
  • Females: 269 (52.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 22 (4.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 40 (7.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 62 (12.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Nelson Ridge School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black61.2%
Asian20.4%
Hispanic--
White50597.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Nelson Ridge School
  Number Percent
4th Grade17133.1%
5th Grade16632.1%
6th Grade18034.8%
Attendance, Graduation, and Dropout Rates (2010)
Attendance Rate
School:
96.2%
District:
96.0%
State:
93.9%
Source: IL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Nelson Ridge School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 02, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Buject cuts forcing our staff to leave is a sad thing. Ryan Lemberg was much more than a "assistant principal" he was a friend to the children and parents alike, we want him back!!

    Give him job security

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