11646 Town Center Rd
New Port Richey, FL 34654
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
River Ridge Middle School serves 1,144 students in grades 6-8.
River Ridge Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 59%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

River Ridge Middle School's student population of 1,144 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
1,144 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
70 teachers
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School Calendar

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Event
Date
Student Last Day
May 25, 2022 (Wednesday)
Last day of school
May 25, 2022 (Wednesday)
Student's First Day
August 10, 2022 (Wednesday)

School Rankings

River Ridge Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,628 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of River Ridge Middle School is 0.38, 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 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#1375 out of 3628 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
59%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
33%
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Black
2%
22%
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White
78%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.38
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 1,144 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in FL
  • Math Proficiency
    : 68% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.38 (Btm 50%)

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