School Details

Pickerington Ridgeview Junior High School

130 Hill Rd South, Pickerington, OH 43147
(614) 833-2100
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades 7-8 880 students 16 students/teacher (OH avg is 18)

Test Scores by grade

78%
81%
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81%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pickerington Local School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

83%
85%
77%
93%
93%
86%
78%
81%
69%

Ohio Achievement Test (OAT)

In 2010-2011 Ohio used the Ohio Achievement Test (OAT) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math and in grades 5 and 8 in science. The OAT is a standards-based test, which means it measures specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Ohio. The goal is for all students to score at or above proficient on the test.
  • This school in 2013
  • Pickerington Local School District average
  • Ohio state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Pickerington Ridgeview Junior High School is a public middle school in Pickerington. The principal of Pickerington Ridgeview Junior High School is Ms. Susan D. Caudill, whose e-mail is Susan_Caudill@plsd.us. 880 children attend Pickerington Ridgeview Junior High School and identify mostly as Multiracial; White, non-Hispanic; and Asian. 16% of the 880 students here are classified as "economically disadvantaged", and 22% have subsidized lunches. The ratio of students to teachers at Pickerington Ridgeview Junior High School is 16:1. Diley Middle School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts
  • Drawing painting
  • Orchestra
  • Photography

Languages Taught

  • French
  • German
  • Spanish

Sports

  • Badminton
  • Baseball
  • Basketball
  • Cheerleading
  • Cross country
  • Football
  • Golf
  • P.E. classes
  • Softball
  • Tennis
  • Track
  • Volleyball
  • Wrestling

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Multiracial 9% 7%
White, non-Hispanic 61% 65%
Asian 4% 3%
Hispanic 3% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 23% 20%
Asian/Pacific Islander 2% 3%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.3% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 22% 18%
Economically disadvantaged 16% 13%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    AWESOME TEACHERS AWESOME PRINCIPAL!!! EVERYONE TRUELY CARES ABOUT THE KIDS!!!! SPORTS ARE GOOD BUT TO MANY POLITICS AND FAVORTES ( FOCUS HAS BEEN LOST IT SHOULD BE ABOUT THE KIDS

  • (4 years ago)

    This school gets a bad rap for being dumpy and in bad shape however compared to other schools in the district it has the highest percentage of wonderful effective teachers

  • (6 years ago)

    This school is great i was recently enrolled and they have done nothing bit help me to adjust and they even let me meet my teachers and get to know them before i had started all around a great school

  • (6 years ago)

    I love my school it has awesome teachers and clubs for everybody. The athletics are also very good...epsecially volleyball last season was very good.

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Overall score

(based on 6 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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