Ridgeline High School (alternative School)

Tel: (208)498-0559
  • Ridgeline High School (alternative School) serves 146 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the ID average of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 23%.
  • Ridgeline High School (alternative School) operates within the Nampa School District.
  • Nampa School District's 83% graduation rate is lower than the ID state average of 85%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 146 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 37% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 146 students
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 11 teachers
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Total Teachers (2000-2015)
Students by Grade Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.54 is more than the state average of 0.29. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (ID) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 19:1
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) American Indian Students (2002-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Asian Students (2001-2009)
Hispanic
46%
17%
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
n/a
1%
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Black Students (2001-2011)
White
50%
77%
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) White Students (2003-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.54 0.29
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Diversity Score (2000-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Ridgeline High School (alternative School) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2014)

District Comparison

  • Nampa School District's student population of 16,065 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 62% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $6,179 in this district is less than the state average of $8,442. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $5,845 is less than the state average of $8,021. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District Name Nampa School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
2
Number of Students Managed 16,065 529
Nampa School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 83% 85%
Nampa School District Graduation Rate (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue $99 MM $5 MM
Nampa School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $94 MM $4 MM
Nampa School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $6,179 $8,442
Nampa School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $5,845 $8,021
Nampa School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, ID Dept. of Education

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