Accountability rating

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Total students

438

Avg. teacher experience

14.7 years

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Four-year graduation rate

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 93.9%

Statewide: 90%

Ridgewood Elementary School is an elementary school in Port Neches, TX, in the Port Neches-Groves ISD school district. As of the 2018-2019 school year, it had 438 students. The school received an accountability rating of B. 14.4% of students were considered at risk of dropping out of school. 8.7% of students were enrolled in bilingual and English language learning programs.

An average teacher's salary was $51,314, which is $2,808 less than the state average.

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Contact information

Website

www.pngisd.org

Address

2820 Merriman St
Port Neches, TX 77651-5308

Office phone number

(409) 722-7641

Principal

Higher Ed Outcomes

Students in Ridgewood Elementary School are part of the Texas Education Agency’s Region 05. Students who started eighth grade in 2008 in this region had a college graduation rate of 21.4 percent. View a more comprehensive breakdown of the higher education outcomes in Region 05.

Demographics

Ethnicity

Total students

438

African American

15 (3.4%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 3.3%

Statewide: 12.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.1%

Statewide: 0.4%

Asian

59 (13.5%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.8%

Statewide: 4.5%

Hispanic

92 (21%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 26.4%

Statewide: 52.6%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

262 (59.8%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 61.9%

Statewide: 27.4%

Two or more races

10 (2.3%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.5%

Statewide: 2.4%

African American

3.4%

American Indian

N/A

Asian

13.5%

Hispanic

21.0%

Pacific Islander

N/A

White

59.8%

Two or more races

2.3%

Risk factors

A student is identified as being at risk of dropping out of school based on state-defined criteria. A student is defined as "economically disadvantaged" if he or she is eligible for free or reduced-price lunch or other public assistance.

At-risk students

14.4 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 34.4%

Statewide: 50.1%

Economically disadvantaged

33.1 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 46.3%

Statewide: 60.6%

Limited English proficiency

8.7 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.5%

Statewide: 19.5%

At-risk students

14.4%

Econ. disadvantaged

33.1%

Limited Eng. proficiency

8.7%

Enrollment by program

A look at the percentage of students enrolled in certain programs offered at schools for the 2018-2019 school year. A student can be enrolled in more than one program.

Bilingual/ESL

8.7 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 5.4%

Statewide: 19.7%

Career and Technical

0 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 28.4%

Statewide: 26.3%

Gifted and Talented

0 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 12%

Statewide: 8.1%

Special Education

10.5 %

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 9.6%

Statewide: 9.6%

Bilingual/ESL

8.7%

Career and technical

N/A

Gifted and talented

N/A

Special education

10.5%

Academics

Accountability ratings

Texas assigns ratings to districts and campuses that designate their performance in relation to the state's accountability system.

Overall

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Student achievement

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

School progress

C

Port Neches-Groves ISD: A

Closing the gaps

B

Port Neches-Groves ISD: B

The overall grades are based on three categories: student achievement (how well students perform academically), school progress (how well students perform over time and compared to students in similar schools) and closing the gaps (how well schools are boosting performance for subgroups such as students with special needs).

For a detailed explanation of this year’s accountability system, see the 2019 Accountability Manual.

Staff

Teacher ethnicities

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent (FTE).

Total teacher FTEs

26

African American

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 10.6%

American Indian

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.8%

Statewide: 0.3%

Asian

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.3%

Statewide: 1.7%

Hispanic

1 (3.8%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 4.8%

Statewide: 27.7%

Pacific Islander

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.2%

White

25 (96.2%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 93.5%

Statewide: 58.4%

Two or more races

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0.6%

Statewide: 1.1%

Highest degree held by teachers

These figures are expressed as a percentage of the total teacher full-time equivalent.

No degree

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 2.1%

Statewide: 1.4%

Bachelor's

24 (92.3%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 80.8%

Statewide: 73.6%

Master's

2 (7.7%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 17%

Statewide: 24.3%

Doctorate

0 (0%)

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 0%

Statewide: 0.7%

Students per teacher

The total number of students divided by the total full-time equivalent count of teachers for 2018-2019.

Students per teacher

16.8

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5

Statewide: 15.1

Teacher experience

This figure for the 2018-2019 school year refers to tenure — the number of years a teacher has been employed in any district, whether or not there was an interruption in service.

Avg. teacher experience

14.7 years

Port Neches-Groves ISD: 14.5 years

Statewide: 11.1 years

Teacher salaries

The average salaries listed here are for regular duties only and do not include supplemental pay. For teachers who also have nonteaching roles, only the portion of time and pay dedicated to classroom responsibilities is factored into the calculation.

Base average

$51,314

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $53,191

Statewide: $54,122

Beginner

N/A

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $40,601

Statewide: $47,218

1 to 5 years

$41,935

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $45,651

Statewide: $50,408

6 to 10 years

$47,647

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $49,178

Statewide: $52,786

11 to 20 years

$51,621

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $51,994

Statewide: $56,041

20+ years

$61,422

Port Neches-Groves ISD: $64,432

Statewide: $62,039

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