RIDGELAND HIGH SCHOOL

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2478 HAPPY VALLEY RD
ROSSVILLE, GA 30741
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Phone: 706-820-9361
School Information
  • GreatSchools Rating: 6
  • Educational Climate: Low
  • Technology Measure: Medium-low
  • Type: Public
  • Grades: 9th Grade - 12th Grade
  • District: Walker County School District
  • Students/Teacher: 12:1
  • Students/Grade: 336.8
  • Number Students: 1347
  • Number Teachers: 100
  • Instructional Expense/Pupil: 5934
  • Poverty Level: 16 - 29.9 PERCENT
  • Principal: Mr Glen Brown
  • CHARTER SCHOOL
  • GIFTED AND TALENTED PROGRAMS
  • ESL
  • SPECIAL EDUCATION
  • ADVANCED PLACEMENT
  • BEFORE AND AFTER SCHOOL PROGRAMS
  • ALTERNATIVE PROGRAMS
  • YEAR ROUND CLASSES
  • VOC-TECH
  • ADULT EDUCATION
  • NCLB SCHOOL
  • BLUE RIBBON SCHOOL
  • COALITION OF ESSENTIAL SCHOOLS
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  • INTERNATIONAL BACCALAUREATE
  • MAGNET SCHOOL
School Ratings & Reviews

School Ratings (40 ratings)
Maximum Rating: 5




    School Reviews (28 Reviews)
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    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2015-03-20
    "Ridgeland has a slightly negative reputation due to issues in the past. However, during my time as a student there (2007-2011), I couldn't have imagined myself at a better school. The teachers that make up the Honors Academy are some of the best teachers in the state of Georgia. I learned more in the Academy than I did during my undergraduate study. I will be graduating from Georgia Southern University in May with a degree in education and am proud to call Ridgeland my high school Alma mater. Go Panthers!!"
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2013-10-12
    "I am currently in the 10th grade at Ridgeland and could not imagine myself going to any other school. I have heard many complaints about bullies, drug problems, and administration issues from other schools as well as online. For one, bullies are childhood problems. Every school has to deal with them, and its not an administration problem. What do you want them to do? Escort him/her to class? If anything that would make the issue worse. Drugs are also another part of going to school. As long as you say no to them what harm can come to you? As for bad administration, my teachers, advisers, and even my principal(Mr. Glenn Brown) have encouraged and helped me thus far with achieving academic as well as physical goals. Ridgeland's graduation rate has also grown over 25% in the last 6 years! This met and exceeded my standards."
    Other Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-04-13
    "I came out of retirement to teach at Ridgeland for a couple of years. It was a very good experience. The professionalism and dedication of the staff are outstanding. The Math Dept is a well-oiled machine; its members work together extremely well to provide students with the best possible instruction. Common assessments, peer observations, use of state of the art technology and countless other practices of schools of excellence are richly embedded at Ridgeland. Students have every possible opportunity to succeed in academics, leadership and service."
    Parent Review | Rating:
    Posted 2012-03-13
    "this school is terrible my daughter is being bullied and dont want to go to school its her first year here and she has had nothing but problems she says she hates her life and wants to die i have talked to the school time and time again and all they can tell me is kids can be mean what kind of school is this to keep letting things like this happen"
    Student Review | Rating:
    Posted 2011-11-18
    "As a current senior (2012) of Ridgeland High School i just wanted to say that my years here have been pretty good. Yes, some teachers seem to not care but that's at every school. Our graduation rate has risen in the past 4 years that Mr. Smith has been here. The Band and Chorus programs are really GREAT here. Mr. Chambers and Mr. Goss are 2 of THE BEST teachers at Ridgeland. They always push us to learn not only in their classroom but in our academics also. The discipline here is also very fair. In my French class I am currently taking, I LOVE it because I am actually learning. Mrs. Edwards is also in our top 10 teachers because she REALLY cares about not only us in her class but us in our other classes and pushes us to graduate. All around Ridgeland High School really is a good school."
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