Ridgecrest Intermediate

  • Ridgecrest Intermediate serves 910 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75% (which is higher than the California state average of 38%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the California state average of 48%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ridgecrest Intermediate placed in the top 5% of all schools in California for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 27:1 is higher than the California state level of 23:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the California state average of 77%.

Top Placements

Ridgecrest Intermediate places among the top 20% of public schools in California for:

School Overview

  • Ridgecrest Intermediate's student population of 910 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students910 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridgecrest Intermediate is ranked within the top 5% of all 9,584 schools in California (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 27:1 has decreased from 28:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgecrest Intermediate is 0.63, 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)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#449 out of 9584 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio27:123:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
49%
12%
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Hispanic
7%
54%
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Black
3%
5%
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White
35%
23%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgecrest Intermediate. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in CA.
Diversity Score0.630.64
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ridgecrest Intermediate and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in California by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePalos Verdes Peninsula Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

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