Ridgefield High School

Ridgefield High School serves 685 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 42%.
Ridgefield High School operates within the Ridgefield School District.
Ridgefield School District's 78% graduation rate is lower than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

The student population of 685 students has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 685 students
Ridgefield High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Ridgefield High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Ridgefield High School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade Ridgefield High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a n/a
Ridgefield High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
7%
Ridgefield High School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
8%
21%
Ridgefield High School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
5%
Ridgefield High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
84%
58%
Ridgefield High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
7%
Ridgefield High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.29 0.40
Ridgefield High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
23%
39%
Ridgefield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
7%
Ridgefield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

Ridgefield School District's student population of 2,195 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 83% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,724 in this district is less than the state average of $11,994. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $7,537 is less than the state average of $10,499. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Ridgefield School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,195 912
Ridgefield   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 80%
Ridgefield   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2014)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $12 MM
Ridgefield   School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $16 MM $11 MM
Ridgefield   School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,724 $11,994
Ridgefield   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,537 $10,499
Ridgefield   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Skyview High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is View Ridge Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Union Ridge Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RidgefieldView Ridge Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 340 students
    1.8 miles
    510 Pioneer St
    RidgefieldWA 98642
    (360)619-1400
    1.87-8340
  • RidgefieldUnion Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 656 students
    1.9 miles
    330 North Fifth Ave
    RidgefieldWA 98642
    (360)750-7600
    1.9KG-6656
  • RidgefieldSouth Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 514 students
    2.9 miles
    502 Nw 199th St
    RidgefieldWA 98642
    (360)619-1500
    2.9KG-6514
  • La CenterLa Center Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 676 students
    5.1 miles
    700 East 4th St
    La CenterWA 98629
    (360)263-2134
    5.1KG-5676
  • La CenterLa Center Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 407 students
    5.1 miles
    700 East 4th St
    La CenterWA 98629
    (360)263-2136
    5.16-8407

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