Emerald Ridge High School

  • Emerald Ridge High School serves 1,585 students in grades 10-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 is higher than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Emerald Ridge High School operates within the Puyallup School District.
  • Puyallup School District's 86% graduation rate is higher than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1585 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 10-12
Total Students 1,585 students
Emerald Ridge High School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Emerald Ridge High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Emerald Ridge High School Total Teachers (2013-2015)
Students by Grade Emerald Ridge High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 24:1 18:1
Emerald Ridge High School Student Teacher Ratio (2013-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Emerald Ridge High School American Indian Students (2002-2014)
Asian
5%
7%
Emerald Ridge High School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
13%
22%
Emerald Ridge High School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
4%
4%
Emerald Ridge High School Black Students (2001-2015)
White
66%
57%
Emerald Ridge High School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
1%
1%
Emerald Ridge High School Hawaiian Students (2011-2015)
Two or more races
11%
7%
Emerald Ridge High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Emerald Ridge High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WA 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.
0.54 0.40
Emerald Ridge High School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
18%
39%
Emerald 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.
5%
7%
Emerald Ridge High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Puyallup School District's student population of 21,644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,053 in this district is less than the state average of $12,785. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,721 is less than the state average of $12,256. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Puyallup School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
4
Number of Students Managed 21,644 923
Puyallup School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 86% 80%
Puyallup School District Graduation Rate (2002-2010)
District Total Revenue $233 MM $12 MM
Puyallup School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $226 MM $11 MM
Puyallup School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $11,053 $12,785
Puyallup School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,721 $12,256
Puyallup School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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