Ringgold High School

Ringgold High School serves 244 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the LA average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 54%.
Ringgold High School operates within the Bienville Parish School District.

School Overview

The student population of 244 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 244 students
Ringgold High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ringgold High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Ringgold High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Ringgold High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Ringgold High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Black
57%
44%
Ringgold High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
42%
46%
Ringgold High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Ringgold High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Ringgold High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown LA 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.
0.50 0.35
Ringgold High School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
72%
60%
Ringgold High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
4%
7%
Ringgold High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,249 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $18,364 is higher than the state average of $13,503. The district revenue/student has grown by 49% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,629 is higher than the state average of $14,322. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Bienville Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
5
Number of Students Managed 2,249 2,019
Bienville Parish School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $42 MM $30 MM
Bienville Parish School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $33 MM $31 MM
Bienville Parish School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $18,364 $13,503
Bienville Parish School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,629 $14,322
Bienville Parish School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Castor High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Castor High School (7.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ringgold Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RinggoldRinggold Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 259 students4044 Bienville Rd
    RinggoldLA 71068
    (318)894-2911
    0PK-5259
  • CastorCastor High School
    7.8 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 583 students140 Front St
    CastorLA 71016
    (318)544-7271
    7.8PK-12583
  • DubberlyCentral Elementary School
    11 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 576 students5701 Hwy 531
    DubberlyLA 71024
    (318)377-2591
    11PK-6576
  • SibleyLakeside Junior-senior High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    13.3 miles | Grades: 7-12 | 469 students9090 Hwy 371
    SibleyLA 71073
    (318)377-2133
    13.37-12469
  • DoylineDoyline High School
    16.9 miles | Grades: PK-12 | 494 students804 College St
    DoylineLA 71023
    (318)745-2118
    16.9PK-12494

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I think that the student that go to this school should have at least one music an art class
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