Ridgeway High School



Ridgeway High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Ridgeway 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
9 293
10 295
11 307
12 273

Ridgeway High School is a public high school of the Memphis School District located in Memphis, TN. It has 1,168 students in grades 9th through 12th. Ridgeway High School is the 90th largest public high school in Tennessee and the 4,851st largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 17.6 to 1.

Total Students: 1,168
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 66.4

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Ridgeway High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 589
(50%)
16,215
(49%)
 Male 579
(50%)
16,864
(51%)

Ridgeway High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 1,047
(90%)
28,419
(86%)
 Hispanic 63
(5%)
1,990
(6%)
 White 46
(4%)
2,014
(6%)
 Asian 8
(1%)
413
(1%)
 Two or More 2
(0%)
192
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
28
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
23
(0%)

Ridgeway High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 669
(57%)
23,763
(72%)
 Not Eligible 396
(34%)
7,515
(23%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 103
(9%)
1,801
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Ridgeway High School is ranked 38th out of 0 ranked schools in Tennessee, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Ridgeway High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (66.1%) is higher than the state average of 51.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Ridgeway High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1607
2006 1544
2007 1417
2008 1359
2009 1331
2010 1234
2011 1219
2012 1168

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 23.4
2006 22.3
2007 21.1
2008 20.2
2009 20.5
2010 17.9
2011 19
2012 17.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.37274424393279
2006 0.39572538860104
2007 0.40578687367678
2008 0.48197203826343
2009 0.6656649135988
2010 0.70583468395462
2011 0.63494667760459
2012 0.66095890410959

Compare Ridgeway High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,450.6% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,760.0% 17.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 46.8%
 
State Average 51.6%
 
This School 66.1%
 

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Data on U.S. Public High Schools & Private High Schools

Data provided by the National Center for Education Statistics. The data displayed is compiled from the most recent sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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