Ridge Park Charter Academy

4120 Camelot Ridge Dr Se, Grand Rapids, MI 49546 | (616) 222-0093
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 626
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  • Mailing Address: 4120 Camelot Ridge Drive Se, Kentwood, MI 49546
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 626
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 19.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 309 (49.4%)
  • Females: 317 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 72 (11.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 397 (63.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 469 (74.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ridge Park Charter Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian50.8%
Black37860.4%
Asian152.4%
Hispanic7411.8%
White15424.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ridge Park Charter Academy
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7912.6%
1st Grade7712.3%
2nd Grade7512.0%
3rd Grade7812.5%
4th Grade8112.9%
5th Grade6911.0%
6th Grade6911.0%
7th Grade619.7%
8th Grade375.9%
Source: MI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Ridge Park Charter Academy performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on MEAP state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

MEAP - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201098.6%98.6%95.3%
200996.0%96.0%94.8%
200890.7%90.7%91.3%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%90.0%86.8%
200985.3%85.3%89.8%
200874.0%74.0%86.4%
 
English Language Arts Test
200874.0%74.0%83.2%
 
Writing Test
200847.9%47.9%61.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201080.0%80.0%79.9%
200983.6%83.6%79.5%
 
Reading Test
201081.5%81.5%85.1%
200987.7%87.7%85.2%
 
Science Test
201072.5%72.5%78.1%
200975.0%75.0%81.0%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201082.2%82.2%84.5%
200983.6%83.6%82.0%
200882.4%82.4%79.9%
 
Reading Test
201083.6%83.6%84.0%
200988.1%88.1%87.7%
200885.1%85.1%80.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201074.0%74.0%75.3%
200972.5%72.5%73.4%
200871.6%71.6%73.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200883.6%83.6%79.5%
 
Writing Test
200883.6%83.6%75.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201084.2%84.2%78.0%
200988.6%88.6%70.3%
200883.3%83.3%74.5%
 
Reading Test
201078.9%78.9%81.9%
200985.3%85.3%83.4%
200879.5%79.5%75.5%
 
Science Test
201070.2%70.2%78.1%
200970.3%70.3%75.9%
200888.4%88.4%76.3%
 
English Language Arts Test
200886.0%86.0%76.7%
 
Writing Test
200886.0%86.0%74.2%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200990.8%90.8%92.3%
200885.0%85.0%87.9%
 
Reading Test
200981.6%81.6%84.1%
200879.3%79.3%82.8%
 
English Language Arts Test
200870.7%70.7%76.6%
 
Writing Test
200831.0%31.0%44.4%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
200978.0%78.0%82.2%
200876.7%76.7%82.6%
 
Reading Test
200979.3%79.3%82.0%
200893.0%93.0%79.6%
 
English Language Arts Test
200893.0%93.0%80.1%
 
Writing Test
200883.7%83.7%77.9%
 
Source: MI Department of Education 2009-2010

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