River Ridge High School

  • River Ridge High School serves 1,259 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 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 85% (which is higher than the Washington state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Washington state level of 19:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Washington state average of 45%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • River Ridge High School's student population of 1,259 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,259 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • River Ridge High School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of River Ridge High School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WA)
Overall School Rank#969 out of 2,014 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
51%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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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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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in River Ridge High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WA.
Diversity Score0.74n/a
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Graduation Rate
87%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
37%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNorth Thurston Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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