7650 Orchid Lake Rd
New Port Richey, FL 34653
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Ridgewood High School served 1,066 students in grades 9-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 39% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 33% (which was lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

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Attribute

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
1,066 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
64 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
39%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
33%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
17:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
25%
33%
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Black
8%
22%
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White
60%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.57
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Graduation Rate
(17-18)
71%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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