The staff of Ridgecrest Elementary consists of 40 classroom teachers who bring a variety of educational backgrounds and teaching experiences with them. Approximately 16% of the teachers have 11 or more years of experience, 20% have 6 to 10 years of experience experience, and 65% have 5 or less years of experience.
The ethnicity of the staff mirrors the ethnicity of the school in that it has representation from the Asian, Black, Hispanic, and White populations. The Ridgecrest support staff consists of two assistant principals, two counselors, one nurse, one art teacher, four health fitness teachers, two music teachers, three Reading Recovery teachers, one technology trainer, a speech therapist, and a librarian.
There are twelve teacher assistants, four members of the office staff, four custodians, nine cafeteria workers, a contract technology specialist, and a crossing guard.