|Rating||9 out of 10|
|Grades||9 to 12th grade|
|School District||KELLER ISD|
|Location||4101 THOMPSON RD
KELLER, TX 76244
Fossil Ridge High School has an academic rating significantly above the average for Texas high schools based on its high test performance and high AP course participation. It is ranked 100th in the best public high schools in Texas.
The Fossil Ridge High School student body is predominantly White with a significant Hispanic population and has very high racial diversity.
|Native American Indian||0.8%||18|
|Hawaiian Pacific Inlander||0.3%||6|
|Two or more races||4%||93|
31.3% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Texas high school median of 41.7%. By this measure, FOSSIL RIDGE H S students are largely upper-middle income and rank 360th in Texas for high school student family income.
Students at Fossil Ridge High School scored an average 82% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is well above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 23.2% of Texas high schools.
|Gender||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|Girls||85% to 89%*||83%|
|Boys||80% to 84%*||75%|
|Subgroup||Math Proficient||Reading Proficient|
|American Indian||50% or more*||50% or more*|
|Asian & Pacific Islander||90% or more*||80% to 84%*|
|Black||75% to 79%*||65% to 69%*|
|Hispanic||80% to 84%*||75%|
|Multiracial||50% or more*||80% to 89%*|
|White||85% to 89%*||85%|
|With Disabilites||50% to 54%*||35% to 39%*|
|Limited English||60% to 69%*||50% to 54%*|
*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.
The average SAT score for Fossil Ridge High School students in 2015 was 983.
494 out of 1,031 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (48%). College admission testing participation is somewhat above the Texas median rate of 37% and in the top 31% for participation.
Fossil Ridge High School offers 19 AP courses. 61 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 97% percentile and significantly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Fossil Ridge High School had 431 taking AP exams with a 262 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 75% percentile and somewhat above the state median of 42 percent.
|AP Test Pass Rate||61%||42%|
|Students enrolled in an AP class||61%||17%|
|AP Math Enrollment Rate||45%|
|AP Science Enrollment Rate||33%|
|AP Other Enrollment Rate||40%|
|AP Courses Offered||19|
|Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate||14%||15%|
|Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate||14%|
|Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate||15%|
Fossil Ridge High School
4101 THOMPSON RD