Fossil Ridge High School

4101 Thompson Rd
Keller, TX 76244
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Fossil Ridge High School serves 2,318 students in grades 9-12.
Fossil Ridge High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 49%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Texas state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fossil Ridge High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

School Overview

Fossil Ridge High School's student population of 2,318 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 161 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,318 students
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Total Classroom Teachers161 teachers
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School Comparison

Fossil Ridge High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 7,999 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fossil Ridge High School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1945 out of 7999 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
49%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
35%
52%
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Black
14%
13%
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White
34%
28%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
2%
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Diversity Score
0.730.64
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Graduation Rate
92%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKeller Independent School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fossil Ridge High School is Central High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fossil Hill Middle School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Heritage Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Keller Heritage Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 529 students
    0.4 miles
    4001 Thompson Rd
    Keller, TX 76244
    (817) 744-4900
    0.4 K-4 529
  • Fort Worth Chisholm Trail Intermediate School Math: 49% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-6 | 886 students
    0.6 miles
    3901 Summerfields Blvd
    Fort Worth, TX 76137
    (817) 744-3800
    0.6 5-6 886
  • Fort Worth Fossil Hill Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 1,030 student
    1.0 miles
    3821 Staghorn Cir S
    Fort Worth, TX 76137
    (817) 744-3050
    1 7-8 1,030
  • Fort Worth North Riverside Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 433 students
    1.1 miles
    7900 N Riverside Dr
    Fort Worth, TX 76137
    (817) 744-5300
    1.1 K-4 433
  • Fort Worth Park Glen Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-4 | 579 students
    1.2 miles
    5100 Glen Canyon Rd
    Fort Worth, TX 76137
    (817) 744-5400
    1.2 K-4 579

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