Ridgefield School District

For the 2022 school year, there is 1 public high school serving 1,558 students in Ridgefield School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 1% of public high schools in Connecticut.
Public High School in Ridgefield School District have an average math proficiency score of 81% (versus the Connecticut public high school average of 40%), and reading proficiency score of 93% (versus the 60% statewide average).
The top ranked public high school in Ridgefield School District is Ridgefield High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Public High School in Ridgefield School District have a Graduation Rate of 99%, which is more than the Connecticut average of 93%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Ridgefield High School, with ≥99% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Connecticut or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the Connecticut public high school average of 49% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Ridgefield School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Connecticut for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 5%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 5%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Ridgefield School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (CT)
# Schools
1 School
208 Schools
# Students
1,558 Students
169,269 Students
# Teachers
123 Teachers
13,437 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Ridgefield School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 138 school districts in Connecticut (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 98% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (CT)
Overall District Rank
#5 out of 200 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ridgefield   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ridgefield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
58%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgefield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ridgefield   School District and public school graduation rate of CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.33
0.65
# American Indian Students
3 Students
474 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
106 Students
8,004 Students
% Asian Students
7%
5%
# Hispanic Students
121 Students
43,893 Students
% Hispanic Students
8%
26%
# Black Students
13 Students
24,609 Students
% Black Students
1%
15%
# White Students
1,271 Students
86,643 Students
% White Students
81%
51%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
174 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
43 Students
5,472 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
233
# Students in K Grade:
-
570
# Students in 1st Grade:
-
628
# Students in 2nd Grade:
-
634
# Students in 3rd Grade:
-
590
# Students in 4th Grade:
-
602
# Students in 5th Grade:
-
623
# Students in 6th Grade:
-
1,889
# Students in 7th Grade:
-
2,196
# Students in 8th Grade:
-
2,240
# Students in 9th Grade:
370
41,778
# Students in 10th Grade:
399
40,053
# Students in 11th Grade:
383
38,676
# Students in 12th Grade:
406
38,557
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $25,468 in this school district is less than the state median of $26,215. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $25,057 is less than the state median of $25,113. The school district spending/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (CT)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$114 MM
$35 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ridgefield   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$112 MM
$34 MM
This chart display total spending of Ridgefield   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$25,468
$26,215
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ridgefield   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$25,057
$25,113
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ridgefield   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in CT by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Ridgefield School District Public High Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Ridgefield High School
Math: 81% | Reading: 93%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
700 North Salem Rd.
Ridgefield, CT 06877
(203) 894-5750
Grades: 9-12
| 1,558 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Ridgefield School District
  • 70 Prospect Street, Ridgefield, CT, 06877
  • (203) 431-2800
  • ridgefield.org
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,558 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 95% (Top 50% in CT)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 5%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 78% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 85% (Top 5%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), CT Dept. of Education

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