Ridgetop Elementary School

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5005 Caswell Ave

Austin, TX 78751

(512) 414-4469

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 300

Students Per Teacher: 15

Parent Reviews

26 Parent Reviews for Ridgetop Elementary School

Lacks leadership and proper training for the staff. Many new and younger teachers need better leadership from the admin staff.

Posted by a parent on 06/23/13

We really love the vibe at the elementary school. The principal is fabulous, such a friendly and communicative man. The teachers have all been wonderful and my son loves them. We have been at other schools in AISD (all central), including some charter schools and Ridgetop has by far been where we are ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/28/12

My daughter is finishing up her kindergarten year in the dual language program here, and we love it. It is a small school where everyone knows everybody, and feels like a real community. The prinicpal is great, the teachers are great, the staff is great, I just can't say enough good things about this ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/24/12

Our daughter started kindergarten at Ridgetop last fall in the new dual language program. We have had a great experience, and strongly recommend Ridgetop to other families, especially those interested in having their kids learn two languages at an early age. Our daughter is shy, and she was very nervous ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/05/11

We love this school. Our daughter is enrolled in the Spanish/English dual language program. She enjoys the classroom environment - students in her program work together and learn to rely on each other and she is really learning to speak in Spanish! The administration and staff are excellent and create ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/14/11

I have loved this school ever since I enrolled my oldest child that is now 8 and still attending Ridgetop. I now have 2 other kids going to that school. I love the staff they are so sweet and humble. It is small and they give each student one on one time to help them with there needs. They also have ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/08/10

Ridgetop is a small, family-friendly school. No students 'fall through the cracks' because the staff and the principal know all the students and most of the parents quite well. Ridgetop is one of three elementary schools selected to pilot the AISD Dual Language program starting this coming school year ...  Read more

Posted by a teacher on 04/24/10

The teachers love their students!

Posted by a parent on 11/06/09

Caring, motivated, passionate teachers.

Posted by a parent on 11/06/09

They have great teachers (like Vera Corbett) and wonderful students!

Posted by a other on 11/05/09

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Test scores for Ridgetop Elementary School

TAKS* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2011
Ridgetop Elementary School
Austin Isd
* In 2010-2011, the Texas Assessment of Knowledge and Skills (TAKS) was used to test students in reading in grades 3 through 9; in writing in grades 4 and 7; in English language arts in grades 10 and 11; in mathematics in grades 3 through 11; in science in grades 5, 8, 10 and 11; and in social studies in grades 8, 10 and 11. TAKS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Texas. The grade 11 Exit Level TAKS is a high school graduation requirement. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.

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Austin schools — Ridgetop Elementary School is located at 5005 Caswell Ave, Austin TX 78751. 5005 Caswell Ave is in the 78751 ZIP code in Austin, TX The school district for Ridgetop Elementary School is the Austin Isd. Ridgetop Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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