16600 Raven Rock Dr
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Ridgeview Middle School serves 792 students in grades 6-8.
Ridgeview Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 38%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Maryland state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 64% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 66% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 792 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MD
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

School Overview

Ridgeview Middle School's student population of 792 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
792 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
55 teachers
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School Rankings

Ridgeview Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,354 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ridgeview Middle School is 0.73, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.73. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank
#512 out of 1354 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
11%
7%
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Hispanic
33%
20%
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Black
15%
34%
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White
36%
34%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 792 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 64%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 40% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MD Dept. of Education

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