Ridgewood High School

  • Ridgewood High School serves 1,714 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the NJ average of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Asian), which is less than the state average of 52%.
  • Ridgewood High School operates within the Ridgewood Public School District.
  • Ridgewood Public School District's 95% graduation rate is higher than the NJ state average of 94%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1714 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 133 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,714 students
Ridgewood High School Total Students (1987-2015)
Gender % Ridgewood High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 133 teachers
Ridgewood High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Ridgewood High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NJ) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Ridgewood High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
17%
10%
Ridgewood High School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
8%
25%
Ridgewood High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
n/a
16%
Ridgewood High School Black Students (1989-2014)
White
71%
48%
Ridgewood High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Ridgewood High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
1%
Ridgewood High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Ridgewood High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NJ 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.
0.46 0.42
Ridgewood High School Diversity Score (1987-2015)
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.
1%
31%
Ridgewood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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
5%
Ridgewood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2009)

District Comparison

  • Ridgewood Public School District's student population of 5,674 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 95% has decreased from 99% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $18,842 in this district is less than the state average of $21,422. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $18,459 is less than the state average of $21,053. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Ridgewood Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
2
Number of Students Managed 5,674 954
Ridgewood Public School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 95% 94%
Ridgewood Public School District Graduation Rate (2000-2010)
District Total Revenue $108 MM $20 MM
Ridgewood Public School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $106 MM $20 MM
Ridgewood Public School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $18,842 $21,422
Ridgewood Public School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $18,459 $21,053
Ridgewood Public School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NJ Dept. of Education

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