Ridgefield High School

2630 South Hillhurst Rd

Ridgefield, WA 98642-9338

Tel: (360)619-1323
Grades: 9-12

728 students

Ridgefield High School serves 728 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Ridgefield High School operates within the Ridgefield School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 728 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 728 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Ridgefield High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Ridgefield High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 19:1
Asian
2%
7%
Hispanic
7%
20%
Black
1%
5%
White
85%
60%
All Ethnic Groups Ridgefield High School Sch Ethnicity Ridgefield High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.27 0.39
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.
24%
37%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,223 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 100% over five years.
School District Name Ridgefield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,223 974
Ridgefield   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 77%
Ridgefield   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $12 MM
Ridgefield   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $18 MM $11 MM
Ridgefield   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,594 $12,260
Ridgefield   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,573 $11,231
Ridgefield   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Skyview High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is View Ridge Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Ridge Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RidgefieldView Ridge Middle School
    510 Pioneer St
    RidgefieldWA 98642
    (360)619-1400
    1.8 mi | 337 students | Gr. 7-8                      
  • RidgefieldUnion Ridge Elementary School
    330 North Fifth Ave
    RidgefieldWA 98642
    (360)750-7600
    1.9 mi | 669 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • RidgefieldSouth Ridge Elementary School
    502 Nw 199th St
    RidgefieldWA 98642
    (360)619-1500
    2.9 mi | 489 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • La CenterLacenter Middle School
    700 East 4th St
    La CenterWA 98629
    (360)263-2136
    5.1 mi | 393 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • La CenterLacenter Elementary School
    700 East 4th St
    La CenterWA 98629
    (360)263-2134
    5.1 mi | 704 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Clark County, WA public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.34, which is lower than the Washington average of 0.39. The most diverse school district in Clark County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.