Cedar Ridge High School

  • Cedar Ridge High School serves 1,163 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Cedar Ridge High School operates within the Orange County s School District.
  • Orange County s School District's 83% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1163 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 74 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,163 students
Cedar Ridge High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Cedar Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 74 teachers
Cedar Ridge High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Cedar Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 16:1
Cedar Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Cedar Ridge High School Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
18%
16%
Cedar Ridge High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
12%
26%
Cedar Ridge High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
65%
50%
Cedar Ridge High School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Cedar Ridge High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Cedar Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Cedar Ridge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.53 0.45
Cedar Ridge High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
26%
52%
Cedar Ridge High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
3%
5%
Cedar Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Orange County s School District's student population of 7,565 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 83% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,503 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 23% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,477 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Orange County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
1
Number of Students Managed 7,565 912
Orange County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 83% 76%
Orange County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $80 MM $10 MM
Orange County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $87 MM $11 MM
Orange County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,503 $11,110
Orange County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,477 $11,529
Orange County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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