Ridgewood Community High School

  • Ridgewood Community High School serves 819 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 51%.
  • Ridgewood Community High School operates within the Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 819 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 819 students
Ridgewood Community High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Ridgewood Community High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Ridgewood Community High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Ridgewood Community High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.40 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Ridgewood Community High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
4%
5%
Ridgewood Community High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
20%
25%
Ridgewood Community High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
n/a
17%
Ridgewood Community High School Black Students (1997-2013)
White
75%
49%
Ridgewood Community High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ridgewood Community High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Ridgewood Community High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Ridgewood Community High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.40 0.31
Ridgewood Community High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
31%
52%
Ridgewood Community High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2015)

District Comparison

  • Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District's student population of 819 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $26,308 is higher than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 66% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $24,503 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has declined by 29% over four years.
School District Name Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 819 753
Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2002)
District Total Revenue $21 MM $12 MM
Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $19 MM $11 MM
Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $26,308 $16,005
Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $24,503 $14,988
Ridgewood Chsd 234 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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5  4/14/2016
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