Ridge View High School

  • Ridge View High School serves 191 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-89% (which is higher than the Iowa state average of 76%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-79% (which is approximately equal to the Iowa state average of 74%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ridge View High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Iowa for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Iowa state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

Ridge View High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Iowa for:

School Overview

  • Ridge View High School's student population of 191 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students191 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridge View High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,232 schools in Iowa (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridge View High School is 0.26, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IA)
Overall Testing Rank#565 out of 1232 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)80-89%
76%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
74%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
13%
11%
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Black
1%
6%
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White
86%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
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4%
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Diversity Score0.260.41
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Graduation Rate≥90%
89%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGalva-Holstein Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IA Dept. of Education

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