Cedar Ridge High School

1125 New Grady Brown Sch Rd

Hillsborough, NC 27278

Grades: 9-12

1,081 students

Cedar Ridge High School serves 1,081 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Cedar Ridge High School operates within the Orange County s School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1081 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,081 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Asian
1%
3%
Hispanic
14%
14%
Black
13%
27%
White
69%
52%
Two or more races
3%
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.
0.49 0.45
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.
23%
47%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,490 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Orange County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
1
Number of Students Managed 7,490 1,330
Graduation Rate 77% 74%
District Total Revenue $98 MM $19 MM
District Spending $86 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,737 $11,105
District Spending / Student $12,049 $10,880
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Partnership Academy (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charles W Stanford Middle School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Grady Brown Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HillsboroughGrady Brown Elementary School
    1100 New Grady Brown Rd
    HillsboroughNC 27278
    (919)732-6138
    0 mi | 448 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HillsboroughCentral Elementary School
    154 Hayes St
    HillsboroughNC 27278
    (919)732-3622
    2 mi | 347 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • HillsboroughHillsborough Elementary School
    402 North Nash St
    HillsboroughNC 27278
    (919)732-6137
    2.1 mi | 452 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HillsboroughCameron Park Elementary School
    240 St Mary's Rd
    HillsboroughNC 27278
    (919)732-9326
    2.5 mi | 657 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HillsboroughOrange Charter
    Charter School
    920 Corporate Dr
    HillsboroughNC 27278
    (919)644-6272
    Charter School

    2.6 mi | 226 students | Gr. KG-8                      

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