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Ridge Point High School


Overview

Student Enrollment
2,102
Best High School in Texas
#56
 Rating 10 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District FORT BEND ISD
Type Public
 Phone (281)327-5200
 Location 500 WATERS LAKE BLVD
MISSOURI CITY, TX 77459
Charter School No

Ridge Point 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 56th in the best public high schools in Texas.

Demographics

Race

The Ridge Point High School student body is predominantly White with a significant Black population and has very high racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White35.2%740
Black31.1%654
Hispanic20.7%435
Asian Pacific9.9%209
Native American Indian0.1%3
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0%0
Two or more races2.9%61

Family Income

vs. other Texas high schools
Upper 7.4%

13.9% 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, RIDGE POINT H S students are largely wealthy and rank 87th in Texas for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Freshman614
Sophomore559
Junior462
Senior467
Total2,102

Academics

State Standardized Test Performance

9 out of 10

Rank: 108th in Texas

Students at Ridge Point High School scored an average 88% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Texas Education Agency. Performance is significantly above the state high school median of 73% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 9.9% of Texas high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls85% to 89%*91%
Boys85% to 89%*84%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander80% or more*90% to 94%*
Black85% to 89%*85%
Hispanic80% to 84%*80% to 84%*
Multiracial50% or more*90% or more*
White90% to 94%*94%
With Disabilites60% to 69%*45% to 49%*
Limited English60% to 79%*50% to 59%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1003

The average SAT score for Ridge Point High School students in 2015 was 1003.

College Admission Test Participation

8 out of 10

Rank: 188th in Texas

530 out of 929 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (57%). College admission testing participation is well above the Texas median rate of 33% and in the top 17% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

7 out of 10

Rank: 133rd in Texas

Ridge Point High School offers 20 AP courses. 24 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 71% percentile and somewhat above the median AP enrollment rate for all Texas schools of 17%. Ridge Point High School had 368 taking AP exams with a 240 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 79% percentile and well above the state median of 42 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 65% 42%
Students enrolled in an AP class 24% 17%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 22%
AP Courses Offered 20

Learning Environment

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%15%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate7%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate8%

Safety and Discipline

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0.1%2
Boys0.2%2
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

Group Percent Expulsions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Texas Median0%

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students7.8%147
Boys11.2%109
Girls4.2%38
Texas Median11.7%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students3.2%61
Boys4.1%40
Girls2.2%21

Location

Ridge Point High School
500 WATERS LAKE BLVD
MISSOURI CITY, TX
77459
(281)327-5200

10 out of 10 1

District

FORT BEND ISD
SUGAR LAND, TX