Ridge Community High School

Ridge Community High School serves 2,360 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Ridge Community High School operates within the Polk School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is lower than the FL state average of 71%.

School Overview

The student population of 2360 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 119 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 2,360 students
Ridge Community High School Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Ridge Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 119 teachers
Ridge Community High School Total Teachers (2006-2014)
Students by Grade Ridge Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Ridge Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (2006-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Ridge Community High School Asian Students (2006-2014)
Hispanic
47%
30%
Ridge Community High School Black Students (2006-2014)
Black
20%
23%
Ridge Community High School Black Students (2006-2014)
White
29%
41%
Ridge Community High School White Students (2006-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Ridge Community High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ridge Community High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.66 0.46
Ridge Community High School Diversity Score (2006-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
55%
52%
Ridge Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
Ridge Community High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 97,953 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,676 is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,967 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Polk School District
Number of Schools
Managed
171
22
Number of Students Managed 97,953 10,137
Polk School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 68% 71%
Polk School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $915 MM $132 MM
Polk School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $942 MM $140 MM
Polk School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,676 $11,888
Polk School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,967 $12,571
Polk School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Davenport Community Campus High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel Jenkins Academy Of Technology Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horizons Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • DavenportHorizons Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 939 students1700 Forest Lake Dr
    DavenportFL 33837
    (863)419-3430
    1.2PK-5939
  • DavenportDavenport Adult And Career Education Center
    1.9 miles8 Palmetto St West
    DavenportFL 33837
    (863)499-2835
    1.9n/a
  • DavenportDavenport Community Campus High School
    Alternative School
    1.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 178 students8 West Palmetto St
    DavenportFL 33837
    (863)419-3486
    1.99-12178
  • DavenportDavenport School Of The Arts
    1.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 965 students4751 County Rd 547 North
    DavenportFL 33837
    (863)421-3247
    1.9PK-8965
  • Haines CityBethune Academy
    Magnet School
    2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 463 students900 Ave F
    Haines CityFL 33844
    (863)421-3334
    2KG-5463

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