Ridgeview High School

Overview

Student Enrollment
1,523
Best High School in Florida
#146
 Rating 6 out of 10
Grades 9 to 12th grade
School District CLAY
Type Public
 Phone (904)213-5203
 Location 466 MADISON AVE
ORANGE PARK, FL 32065
Charter School No

Ridgeview High School has an academic rating somewhat above the average for Florida high schools based on its high test performance, average graduation rate and average AP course participation. It is ranked 146th in the best public high schools in Florida.

Racial Demographics

The Ridgeview High School student body is primarily White with a smaller Black population and has medium racial diversity.

Race Percent Students
White63.6%968
Black15.4%235
Hispanic11%167
Asian Pacific4.1%62
Native American Indian0.3%4
Hawaiian Pacific Inlander0.5%7
Two or more races5.3%80

Family Income

vs. other Florida high schools
Upper 23.4%

29.8% percent of the school's students are eligible for free lunch under the National School Lunch Program compared to the Florida high school median of 46.3%. By this measure, RIDGEVIEW HIGH SCHOOL students are largely upper income and rank 110th in Florida for high school student family income.

Enrollment by Grade

Grade Students
Pre-K11
Freshman417
Sophomore375
Junior372
Senior348
Total1,523

Completions

Graduation Rate
88%
Rank in Florida
182nd
Rating
6 out of 10
Subgroup Graduation Rate
All Students88%
Florida Median86%
Percentile61%
White85% to 89%*
Black80% to 89%*
Hispanic90% or more*
Asian Pacific50% or more*
Native Americansuppressed*
Two or more races80% or more*
Economically Disadvantaged85% to 89%*
Limited English Proficiencysuppressed*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

State Standardized Test Performance

Proficient Students
62%
Rank in Florida
84th
Rating
8 out of 10

Students at Ridgeview High School scored an average 62% of students proficient for math and reading as tested by the Florida Department of Education. Performance is well above the state high school median of 48% proficiency and places the school's test performance in the top 19% of Florida high schools.

Test Proficiency By Gender

Gender Math Proficient Reading Proficient
Girls61%70%
Boys59%61%

State Test Proficiency by Subgroup

Subgroup Math Proficient Reading Proficient
American Indiansuppressed*suppressed*
Asian & Pacific Islander70% to 79%*80% to 89%*
Black35% to 39%*50% to 54%*
Hispanic55% to 59%*60% to 64%*
Multiracial--
White66%67%
With Disabilites50% to 54%*40% to 44%*
Limited Englishless than 50%*less than 50%*

*Indicates statistic has been anonymized to protect student privacy.

College Admission Test Scoring

Average SAT Score
1023

The average SAT score for Ridgeview High School students in 2014 was 1023.

College Admission Test Participation

Upperclassmen taking ACT or SAT
53%
Rank in Florida
281st
Rating
3 out of 10

381 out of 720 junior and senior of students took either the ACT or SAT test (53%). College admission testing participation is somewhat below the Florida median rate of 57% and in the bottom 39% for participation.

AP Course and Test Performance

AP Class Enrollment Rate
25%
AP Pass Rank in Florida
279th
AP Pass Rate Rating
2 out of 10

Ridgeview High School offers 20 AP courses. 25 percent of grade nine through twelve students are enrolled in at least one AP class. The AP participation rate is in the 61% percentile and slightly above the median AP enrollment rate for all Florida schools of 22%. Ridgeview High School had 157 taking AP exams with a 21 passing at least one exam. The AP pass rate is in the 24% percentile and well below the Florida state median of 22 percent.

School State
AP Test Pass Rate 13% 22%
Students enrolled in an AP class 25% 22%
AP Math Enrollment Rate 3%
AP Science Enrollment Rate 4%
AP Other Enrollment Rate 23%
AP Courses Offered 20

Absenteeism Rate

School State
Overall Chronic Absenteeism Rate25%20%
Female Chronic Absenteeism Rate27%
Male Chronic Absenteeism Rate24%

Police Referral Rate

Group Percent Referrals
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0
Florida Median0.4%

Police Arrest Rate

Group Percent Arrests
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Expulsion Rate

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

In-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0.1%2
Boys0%0
Girls0.3%2
Florida Median5.3%

Out-of-School Suspension Rate

Group Percent Suspensions
All Students0%0
Boys0%0
Girls0%0

Location

Ridgeview High School
466 MADISON AVE
ORANGE PARK, FL
32065
(904)213-5203

7 out of 10 1

District

CLAY
GREEN COVE SPRINGS, FL