Ridge Community High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,195
College Readiness Index
30.9
Math Proficiency
2.4
Reading Proficiency
2.3
Student/Teacher Ratio
18:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 2,168 Students
  • 121 Teachers

Ridge Community High School
500 WEST ORCHID DR
DAVENPORT, FL 33837

Phone: (863) 419-3315

District: Polk County Public Schools

Overview

Ridge Community High School is ranked 66th within Florida. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Ridge Community High School is 62 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 70 percent. Ridge Community High School is 1 of 30 high schools in the Polk County Public Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1195
State Rank
#66

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,168
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 70%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 70%
Full-Time Teachers 121

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 38%
Proficient in Math 50%
College Readiness Index 30.9

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 30
Total Students 28,561
Proficient in Reading (district average) 32%
Proficient in Math (district average) 43%
College Readiness (district average) 22.9

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Nearby Schools

Ridge Community High School is 1 of 30 schools in the Polk County Public Schools.

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