4200 Pioneer Dr
Saint Paul, MN 55129
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
East Ridge High School serves 1,838 students in grades 9-12.
East Ridge High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Minnesota for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 66% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

East Ridge High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

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School Overview

East Ridge High School's student population of 1,838 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,838 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
86 teachers
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School Rankings

East Ridge High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,789 schools in Minnesota (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of East Ridge High School is 0.46, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.54. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MN)
Overall Testing Rank
#262 out of 1789 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
56%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
59%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
21:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
12%
7%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
6%
11%
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White
72%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score
0.46
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Graduation Rate
97%
84%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
29%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Ridge High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Ridge High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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The number of students needs to be updated as well as the percentage of minorities because in school I hear that there are about 2,200 students at East Ridge.
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 1,838 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 21:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 97% (Top 5% in MN)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Top 50%)

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