Ridgefield School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 3,058 students in Ridgefield School District. This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 10% of public schools in Washington.
Public Schools in Ridgefield School District have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the Washington public school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 72% (versus the 61% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Ridgefield School District are South Ridge Elementary School, Ridgefield High School and Union Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Ridgefield School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Washington.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Washington public school average of 46% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Ridgefield School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Washington for:

Category
Attribute
Overall Rank
Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
Math Proficiency
Highest math proficiency (Top 10%)
Reading/Language Arts Proficiency
Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 10%)

Overview

School District Name
Ridgefield School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
KG - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WA)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,435 Schools
# Students
3,058 Students
1,115,276 Students
# Teachers
157 Teachers
60,332 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
19:1

District Rank

Ridgefield School District, which is ranked within the top 10% of all 305 school districts in Washington (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WA)
Overall District Rank
#32 out of 306 school districts
(Top 20%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ridgefield   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ridgefield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
61%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ridgefield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ridgefield   School District and public school graduation rate of WA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.35
0.64
# American Indian Students
12 Students
15,564 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
2%
# Asian Students
43 Students
85,277 Students
% Asian Students
1%
8%
# Hispanic Students
351 Students
257,522 Students
% Hispanic Students
12%
23%
# Black Students
14 Students
48,223 Students
% Black Students
1%
4%
# White Students
2,446 Students
601,477 Students
% White Students
80%
54%
# Hawaiian Students
12 Students
12,086 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
1%
# Two or more races Students
180 Students
88,874 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
8%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
28
15,751
# Students in K Grade:
244
81,202
# Students in 1st Grade:
242
83,119
# Students in 2nd Grade:
232
83,362
# Students in 3rd Grade:
236
85,777
# Students in 4th Grade:
270
87,538
# Students in 5th Grade:
233
86,850
# Students in 6th Grade:
239
84,497
# Students in 7th Grade:
210
82,499
# Students in 8th Grade:
242
82,140
# Students in 9th Grade:
236
83,832
# Students in 10th Grade:
219
82,736
# Students in 11th Grade:
211
83,658
# Students in 12th Grade:
216
92,315
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,442 in this school district is less than the state median of $14,719. The school district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,170 is less than the state median of $15,098. The school district spending/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WA)
Total Revenue
$38 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ridgefield   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending
$43 MM
$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Ridgefield   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,442
$14,719
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ridgefield   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,170
$15,098
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ridgefield   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Ridgefield School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
South Ridge Elementary School
Math: 75-79% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
502 Nw 199th Street
Ridgefield, WA 98642
(360) 619-1500
Grades: K-6
| 811 students
Rank: #22.
Ridgefield High School
Math: 61% | Reading: 83%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2630 S Hillhurst Road
Ridgefield, WA 98642
(360) 619-1320
Grades: 9-12
| 883 students
Rank: #33.
Union Ridge Elementary School
Math: 65% | Reading: 74%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
330 North Fifth Avenue
Ridgefield, WA 98642
(360) 750-7600
Grades: K-6
| 913 students
Rank: #44.
View Ridge Middle School
Math: 59% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
510 Pioneer Street
Ridgefield, WA 98642
(360) 619-1400
Grades: 7-8
| 451 students

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: KG - 12
  • Students: 3,058 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 20%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 90-94% (Top 10% in WA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 71% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.35

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