Ridgeview Charter School

Ridgeview Charter School serves 965 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the GA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 56%.
Ridgeview Charter School operates within the Fulton County School District.

Overview

The student population of 965 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 965 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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 13:1 15:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
47%
13%
Black
21%
37%
White
28%
44%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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
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.
56%
52%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 99,612 students has grown by 12% over five years.
School District Name Fulton County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
105
5
Number of Students Managed 99,612 3,197
District Total Revenue $1,043 MM $34 MM
District Spending $1,129 MM $36 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,816 $9,939
District Spending / Student $12,789 $10,367
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Chamblee Charter High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kittredge Magnet School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is High Point Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • AtlantaHigh Point Elementary School
    520 Greenland Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA 30342
    (404)843-7716
    0.8 mi | 869 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaMontgomery Elementary School
    3995 Ashford Dunwoody Rd Ne
    AtlantaGA 30319
    (678)676-7502
    1.6 mi | 671 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaLake Forest Elementary School
    5920 Sandy Springs Circlene
    AtlantaGA 30328
    (404)256-8740
    1.7 mi | 914 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AtlantaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Kittredge Magnet School
    Magnet School
    1663 East Nancy Creek Dr Ne
    AtlantaGA 30319
    (678)874-6602
    Magnet School

    2.4 mi | 419 students | Gr. 4-6                      
  • AtlantaDekalb Path Academy Charter School
    Charter School
    3007 Hermance Dr Ne
    AtlantaGA 30319
    (404)846-3242
    Charter School

    2.4 mi | 365 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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