Ridgeview Global Studies Academy

Ridgeview Global Studies Academy serves 850 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Ridgeview Global Studies Academy operates within the Polk School District.

School Overview

The student population of 850 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 850 students
Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Total Students (2002-2014)
Gender % Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 15:1 16:1
Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
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.
0.63 0.46
Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Diversity Score (2002-2014)
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.
50%
52%
Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
10%
6%
Ridgeview Global Studies Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Polk School District's student population of 97,953 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,676 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's 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
23
Number of Students Managed 97,953 8,489
Polk School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $915 MM $132 MM
Polk School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $942 MM $140 MM
Polk School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,676 $11,888
Polk School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,967 $12,571
Polk School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Celebration High School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Daniel Jenkins Academy Of Technology Middle School (9.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Four Corners Charter School (3.8 miles away)
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School Reviews

Hi Ridgeview Global Studies i am a student of RGSA my name is Asiyah Wetzel u probably recognize my name I have been in RGSA since 4th and 5th grd going into 6th in RGSA this school is a great environment and and i have been learning more and more in this school P.S. I hope this school builds a High School Love, Asiyah Wetzel
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/19/16

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