River Ridge High School

  • River Ridge High School serves 1,363 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 31% (which is lower than the Washington state average of 51%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • River Ridge High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Washington for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 18:1.

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School Overview

  • River Ridge High School's student population of 1,363 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,363 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • River Ridge High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,039 schools in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of River Ridge High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#1302 out of 2039 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:118:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
7%
7%
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Hispanic
24%
23%
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Black
7%
4%
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White
42%
55%
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Hawaiian
3%
1%
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Two or more races
15%
8%
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Diversity Score0.710.64
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Graduation Rate
87%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Thurston School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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