Ridgeview Charter School

Ridgeview Charter School serves 1,096 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the GA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 57%.
Ridgeview Charter School operates within the Fulton County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1096 students has grown by 33% over five years.
The teacher population of 80 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,096 students
Ridgeview Charter School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ridgeview Charter School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 80 teachers
Ridgeview Charter School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ridgeview Charter School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (GA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Ridgeview Charter School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
2%
4%
Ridgeview Charter School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
47%
13%
Ridgeview Charter School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
20%
37%
Ridgeview Charter School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
29%
43%
Ridgeview Charter School White Students (1994-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Ridgeview Charter School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 0.40
Ridgeview Charter School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
54%
56%
Ridgeview Charter School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
2%
6%
Ridgeview Charter School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Fulton County School District's student population of 95,232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $12,179 is higher than the state average of $10,365. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,082 is higher than the state average of $9,935. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
104
5
Number of Students Managed 95,232 3,213
Fulton County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,101 MM $36 MM
Fulton County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,002 MM $34 MM
Fulton County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,179 $10,365
Fulton County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,082 $9,935
Fulton County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Chamblee Charter High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dekalb Path Academy Charter School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High Point Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • AtlantaHigh Point Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 870 students
    0.8 miles
    520 Greenland Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA 30342
    (404)843-7716
    0.8PK-5870
  • AtlantaMontgomery Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 723 students
    1.6 miles
    3995 Ashford Dunwoody Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA 30319
    (678)676-7502
    1.6PK-5723
  • AtlantaLake Forest Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 935 students
    1.7 miles
    5920 Sandy Springs Circlene
    AtlantaGA 30328
    (404)256-8740
    1.7PK-5935
  • AtlantaDekalb Path Academy Charter SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 364 students
    2.4 miles
    3007 Hermance Dr Ne
    AtlantaGA 30319
    (404)846-3242
    2.45-8364
  • Atlanta Kittredge Magnet School
    Grades: 4-6 | 423 students
    2.4 miles
    1663 East Nancy Creek Dr Ne
    AtlantaGA 30319
    (678)874-6602
    2.44-6423

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