Mountain Ridge High School



Mountain Ridge High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Mountain Ridge High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 566
10 565
11 575
12 574

Mountain Ridge High School is a public high school of the Deer Valley Unified School District located in Glendale, AZ. It has 2,280 students in grades 9th through 12th. Mountain Ridge High School is the 34th largest public high school in Arizona and the 956th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 25.4 to 1.

Total Students: 2,280
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 25.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 89.72
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 956th out of 26,089
Enrollment Rank in Arizona: 34th out of 659
Student/Teacher Rank in Arizona: 246th out of 276
Full Time Teacher Rank in Arizona: 51st out of 276

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Mountain Ridge High School Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 1,166
(51%)
6,824
(51%)
 Female 1,114
(49%)
6,530
(49%)

Mountain Ridge High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,684
(74%)
9,254
(69%)
 Hispanic 263
(12%)
2,547
(19%)
 Asian 190
(8%)
518
(4%)
 Two or More 72
(3%)
384
(3%)
 Black 56
(2%)
496
(4%)
 American Indian 12
(1%)
114
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(0%)
41
(0%)

Mountain Ridge High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,996
(88%)
9,929
(74%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 209
(9%)
2,700
(20%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 75
(3%)
725
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Mountain Ridge High School is ranked 134th out of 416 ranked schools in Arizona, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Mountain Ridge High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (12.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 43.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Mountain Ridge High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2528
2006 2495
2007 2446
2008 2483
2009 2410
2010 2347
2011 2312
2012 2251
2013 2278
2014 2206
2015 2280

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.8
2006 22.6
2007 24.5
2008 24
2009 25
2010 24.3
2011 24.2
2012 24.1
2013 25.1
2014 23.4
2015 25.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.023338607594937
2006 0.029258517034068
2007 0.00040883074407195
2008 0.068062827225131
2009 0.076763485477178
2010 0.08010225820196
2011 0.083044982698962
2012 0.1248334073745
2013 0.12730465320457
2014 0.10743427017226
2015 0.12456140350877

Compare Mountain Ridge High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
2,016.7% 20.2:1
 
2,540.0% 25.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 12.5%
 
State Average 43.7%
 
National Average 48.3%
 

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