Ridgecrest Charter

Ridgecrest Charter serves 515 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25% (which is lower than the California state average of 39%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30% (which is lower than the California state average of 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the California state level of 23:1.
Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the California state average of 77% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Ridgecrest Charter's student population of 515 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students515 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Ridgecrest Charter
Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Ridgecrest Charter is 0.60, which is less 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 (CA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
25%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
30%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgecrest Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:123:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
4%
12%
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Hispanic
29%
54%
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Black
2%
5%
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White
56%
23%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ridgecrest Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ridgecrest Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSBE - Ridgecrest Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Ridgecrest Charter is Burroughs High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is James Monroe Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Ridgecrest James Monroe Middle School Math: 20% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 479 students
    0.7 miles
    340 W. Church St.
    Ridgecrest, CA 93555
    (760) 499-1830
    0.7 6-8 479
  • Ridgecrest Faller Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 454 students
    0.8 miles
    1500 W. Upjohn St.
    Ridgecrest, CA 93555
    (760) 499-1690
    0.8 K-5 454
  • Ridgecrest Burroughs High School Math: 35% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,453 student
    1.7 miles
    500 E. French St.
    Ridgecrest, CA 93555
    (760) 499-1800
    1.7 9-12 1,453
  • Ridgecrest Mesquite Continuation High School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 84 students
    1.7 miles
    140 W. Drummond
    Ridgecrest, CA 93555
    (760) 499-1810
    1.7 9-12 84
  • Ridgecrest Pierce Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 361 students
    1.9 miles
    674 N. Gold Canyon
    Ridgecrest, CA 93555
    (760) 499-1670
    1.9 K-5 361

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