Rider High School

  • Rider High School serves 1,505 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 78%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 67% (which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Rider High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 72%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Rider High School's student population of 1,505 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 103 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers103 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rider High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 7,953 schools in Texas (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rider High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.63. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (TX)
Overall School Rank#3635 out of 7953 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
78%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
52%
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Black
7%
13%
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White
60%
28%
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Two or more races
4%
2%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rider High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in TX.
Diversity Score0.580.63
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Graduation Rate
98%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rider High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Texas by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWichita Falls ISD School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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  • Wichita Falls Jefferson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
    0.4 miles
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    (940)235-1168
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  • Wichita Falls Mcniel Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1070 students
    0.6 miles
    4712 Barnett Rd
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  • Wichita Falls Fowler Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 562 students
    0.7 miles
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    Wichita Falls, TX 76310
    (940)235-1152
    0.7 K-5 562
  • Wichita Falls West Foundation Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 476 students
    1.1 miles
    5220 Lk Wellington Pkwy
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    (940)235-1192
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  • Wichita Falls Cunningham School
    Grades: PK-5 | 432 students
    1.2 miles
    4107 Phillips Dr
    Wichita Falls, TX 76308
    (940)235-1144
    1.2 PK-5 432

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