Ridgewood High School

  • Ridgewood High School serves 1,064 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 23% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Ridgewood High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 61%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Ridgewood High School's student population of 1,064 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,064 students
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Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ridgewood High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ridgewood High School is 0.55, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#3354 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
57%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
24%
32%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
62%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ridgewood High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.550.70
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Graduation Rate
73%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ridgewood High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePasco School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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