Ranchview High School

Ranchview High School serves 831 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 82% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 69%.
Ranchview High School operates within the Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the TX state average of 80%.

Overview

The student population of 831 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 831 students
Ranchview High School Total Students (2003-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Ranchview High School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Ranchview High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.74 is less than the state average of 0.99. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 14:1
Ranchview High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
22%
3%
Ranchview High School Asian (2003-2012)
Hispanic
17%
50%
Ranchview High School Hispanic (2003-2012)
Black
40%
13%
Ranchview High School Black (2003-2012)
White
18%
31%
Ranchview High School White (2003-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Ranchview High School Sch Ethnicity Ranchview 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.
0.74 0.99
Ranchview High School Diversity Score (2003-2012)
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.
29%
44%
Ranchview High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Ranchview High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,420 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
4
Number of Students Managed 26,420 730
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 74% 80%
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Graduation Rate (2000-2009)
District Total Revenue $308 MM $9 MM
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $302 MM $9 MM
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,732 $11,947
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,503 $12,666
Carrollton-farmers Branch Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Uplift Education-north Hills Prep High School (1.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Uplift Education-north Hills Prep Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Landry Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Irving Landry Elementary School
    265 Red River Trl
    Irving , TX , 75063
    (972)968-2100
    0.7  mi  |  443  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Irving Freeman Elementary School
    8757 Valley Ranch Parkway
    Irving , TX , 75063
    (972)968-1700
    0.9  mi  |  582  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Irving La Villita Elementary School
    1601 Camino Lago Way
    Irving , TX , 75039
    (972)968-6900
    1.3  mi  |  497  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Irving Valley Ranch Elementary School
    9800 Rodeo Dr
    Irving , TX , 75063
    (214)496-8500
    1.4  mi  |  630  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Irving Las Colinas Elementary School
    2200 Kinwest Parkway
    Irving , TX , 75063
    (972)968-2200
    1.7  mi  |  504  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Why Students and Schools Benefit from Foreign Language Programs
Why Students and Schools Benefit from Foreign Language Programs
It’s clear there is currently a gap in language education. As of 2008, only 18.5% of K-12 students were enrolled in a foreign language class. Ask the experts and they all agree— schools with robust foreign language programs can bring students to the next level.
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
Related School Videos

View more school videos

Did You Know?
Irving, TX 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 0.57, which is higher than the Texas average of 0.39. The most diverse school in Irving is Las Colinas Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Texas or national school diversity statistics.