East Ridge High School

Public 9-12

 4320 Bennett Rd
       Chattanooga, TN  37412-2206


 (423) 867-6200

District: Hamilton County

SchoolDigger Rank:
271st of 299 Tennessee High Schools


Student/Teacher Ratio:  15.5
Number of students:  825

Racial breakdown:

White:
46.1%
African American:
32.0%
Hispanic:
19.3%
Free/Discounted Lunch Recipients:  79.2%

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Performance Trends
Compare Details In 2015, East Ridge High School ranked worse than 90.6% of high schools in Tennessee. It also ranked 8th among 13 ranked high schools in the Hamilton County School District. (See more...)
Compare Details In 2015 the calculated Average Standard Score was 21.5. (See more...)
Student Body
Compare Details Student population at East Ridge High School is diverse. Racial makeup is: White (46.1%), African American (32%), Hispanic (19.3%). (See more...)
Compare Details 79.2% of students are receiving a free or discounted lunch. (See more...)
Teachers
Compare Details The student/teacher ratio at East Ridge High School is 15.5. 7 high schools in the Hamilton County School District have better student/teacher ratios. (See more...)
Compare East Ridge High School employs 53 full-time teachers.
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Schooldigger 2015 Rankings:

East Ridge High School:

SchoolDigger Ranks East Ridge High School 271st of 299 Tennessee public high schools. (See East Ridge High School in the ranking list.)

Hamilton County:

SchoolDigger ranks Hamilton County 86th of 134 Tennessee school districts. (See district ranking list.)


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Rank History for East Ridge High School

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Year Avg Standard Score Statewide Rank Total # Ranked High Schools TN State Percentile SchoolDigger Rating
2010 18.93 248th 267 7.1% 0 star ranking
2011 9.98 262nd 273 4.0% 0 star ranking
2012 7.01 262nd 269 2.6% 0 star ranking
2013 28.70 261st 285 8.4% 0 star ranking
2014 21.87 271st 296 8.4% 0 star ranking
2015 21.50 271st 299 9.4% 0 star ranking

Test score data source: test scores: Tennessee Department of Education, rankings: SchoolDigger.com

East Ridge High School Test Scores

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Test score data source: Tennessee Department of Education

About the Tennessee Comprehensive Assessment Program: The TCAP Achievement test is a timed, multiple choice assessment that measures skills in reading, language arts, mathematics, science and social studies.

Tennessee is an English-only state, which means all assessments are provided in English only. We do not offer any of our assessments in a native language format.

Source: TCAP - Tennessee Department of Education
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Enrollment information for East Ridge High School

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Year White African American Asian Hispanic American Indian Pacific Islander Two or More Races Not Specified Total
1988 1070 1 25 0 0 n/a n/a 0 1096
1989 1045 n/a 29 1 n/a n/a n/a 2 1075
1990 1008 0 39 4 0 n/a n/a 0 1051
1991 1018 4 44 3 0 n/a n/a 0 1069
1992 1039 4 45 3 0 n/a n/a 0 1091
1993 1065 13 36 4 0 n/a n/a 0 1118
1994 1016 12 34 4 0 n/a n/a 0 1066
1995 1020 19 39 3 0 n/a n/a 0 1081
1996 1020 19 39 3 0 n/a n/a 0 1081
1997 998 21 43 6 1 n/a n/a 0 967
1998 897 39 11 6 1 n/a n/a 2 956
1999 861 38 49 11 0 n/a n/a 0 959
2000 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 948 943
2001 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 879 874
2002 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 872 867
2003 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 872 867
2004 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 893 888
2005 n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a n/a 921 916
2006 619 198 33 52 0 n/a n/a 0 902
2007 589 210 33 54 0 n/a n/a 0 886
2008 582 197 28 63 1 n/a n/a 0 871
2009 532 225 23 72 1 n/a n/a 0 853
2010 492 241 20 100 0 n/a n/a 0 853
2011 448 267 19 94 0 0 0 0 828
2012 410 281 15 110 1 0 3 0 820
2013 417 256 15 141 2 1 3 0 835
2014 380 264 15 159 2 2 3 0 825

Test score data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Enrollment/Ethnicity
For more information about how the Department of Education defines ethnicity, see Defining Race and Ethnicity Data, National Center for Education Statistics

Students eligible for free or discounted lunch at East Ridge High School

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 1096 66.0 16.6 n/a
1989 1075 66.0 16.2 n/a
1990 1051 66.0 15.9 n/a
1991 1069 66.0 16.1 n/a
1992 1091 66.0 16.5 n/a
1993 1118 66.0 16.9 n/a
1994 1066 62.0 17.2 n/a
1995 1081 61.0 17.7 n/a
1996 1081 61.0 17.7 n/a
1997 967 n/a 0.0 n/a
1998 956 n/a 0.0 n/a
1999 959 n/a 0.0 n/a
2000 943 n/a 0.0 n/a
2001 874 n/a 0.0 n/a
2002 867 n/a n/a n/a
2003 867 n/a n/a n/a
2004 888 n/a n/a n/a
2005 916 53.7 17.1 n/a
2006 902 45.0 20.0 n/a
2007 886 63.8 13.9 48.3
2008 871 57.0 15.3 49.7
2009 853 59.0 14.5 50.1
2010 853 54.9 15.5 55.5
2011 828 55.6 14.8 62.1
2012 820 52.9 15.5 79.6
2013 835 53.7 15.5 77.8
2014 825 53.0 15.5 79.2

Test score data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Students eligible for discounted/free lunch
For information about the National School Lunch Program, see the FRAC Website

Student/Teacher Ratio East Ridge High School

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Year # Students Fulltime Teachers Student/Teacher ratio % Free/Discounted Lunch
1988 1096 66.0 16.6 n/a
1989 1075 66.0 16.2 n/a
1990 1051 66.0 15.9 n/a
1991 1069 66.0 16.1 n/a
1992 1091 66.0 16.5 n/a
1993 1118 66.0 16.9 n/a
1994 1066 62.0 17.2 n/a
1995 1081 61.0 17.7 n/a
1996 1081 61.0 17.7 n/a
1997 967 n/a 0.0 n/a
1998 956 n/a 0.0 n/a
1999 959 n/a 0.0 n/a
2000 943 n/a 0.0 n/a
2001 874 n/a 0.0 n/a
2002 867 n/a n/a n/a
2003 867 n/a n/a n/a
2004 888 n/a n/a n/a
2005 916 53.7 17.1 n/a
2006 902 45.0 20.0 n/a
2007 886 63.8 13.9 48.3
2008 871 57.0 15.3 49.7
2009 853 59.0 14.5 50.1
2010 853 54.9 15.5 55.5
2011 828 55.6 14.8 62.1
2012 820 52.9 15.5 79.6
2013 835 53.7 15.5 77.8
2014 825 53.0 15.5 79.2

Test score data source: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Dept of Education.

About Student-Teacher Ratio
Student/teacher ratio is calculated by dividing the total number of students by the total number of full-time equivalent teachers. Please note that a smaller student/teacher ratio does not necessarily translate to smaller class size. In some instances, schools hire teachers part time, and some teachers are hired for specialized instruction with very small class sizes. These and other factors contribute to the student/teacher ratio. Note: For private schools, Student/teacher ratio may not include Pre-Kindergarten.




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SchoolDigger data sources: National Center for Education Statistics, U.S. Department of Education, the U.S. Census Bureau and the Tennessee Department of Education.

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