Ripon High School

301 North Acacia Ave, Ripon, CA 95366 | (209) 599-4287
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 930
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3 out of 5 | 12 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 301 North Acacia Ave., Ripon, CA 95366
School District Details
  • Ripon Unified School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,603
  • Graduation Rate: 73.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 2.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 23.0
  • Enrolled Students: 3,056

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 930
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 43.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 21.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 468 (50.3%)
  • Females: 462 (49.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 15 (1.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 190 (20.4%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 205 (22.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Ripon High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian60.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Ripon High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade23525.3%
10th Grade23525.3%
11th Grade24626.5%
12th Grade21423.0%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
Percent With Master's Degree
Percent With Bachelor's Degree: 8.0%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 2.2%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 95.6%
Number of Certificated Staff: 50.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 12.1
Average Age
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 3

3 out of 5 | 12 Reviews
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12 reviews for Ripon High School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on June 22, 2011
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The homework load was a bit much, but I had no complaints about any teacher that administrated there. The ones I did, were eventually laid off. Athletics are decent considering the size of the school and security has never been an issue. I would like to see more funding go towards programs like renaissance and AP courses.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 25, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • theres a racist at your school
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 29, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ripon High School is a great school. I love the teachers and have nothing but positive things to say. I can't believe a parent would pull their kid out of a school because of rumors (referencing another parents description). Think for yourself!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 24, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This is a great school! I will gladly send all of my children to this school and to this district. Those that don't agree probably wouldn't be happy with any school.
  • Reviewed by Student on April 26, 2009
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ripon High is a good school, I used to go there! I think teachers do need more money to buy hmmm...maybe better looking Spanish books!!!!! But the staff there is great!!!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on January 06, 2009
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ripon High is a very low-quality school. As a parent, i pulled my child out of there the second i learned about the teachers and power-hungry administration. The school is headed down a wrong path and i want nothing to do so, and i suggest you do the same
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on December 29, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Varsity basketball coach Rod why you would rarely play one of the teams stronger talents with no explaination / communication, for the 2nd year his last.Now he has quit, for that you deserve a loosing season and rasberry coach award. Wake up put your personal feelings aside coach fair or not at all.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 15, 2008
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Ripon High needs to work to keep qualified, experienced teachers in the classrooms. They also need to offer more AP classes.
  • Reviewed by Teacher on August 14, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • The kids at this school are very disrespectful. Something has to be done about it. Discipline needs to be supported by Administrators. I am tired of being treated in this manner. Kids need to take responsibility for themselves and grow up!
  • Reviewed by Teacher on August 14, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school needs to update their technology plan, and try to do something about its pitiful use of technology. If our illustrious administration would support teachers in this matter, something might actually be accomplished.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 14, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This school needs to support its teachers. The more this occurs, the better kids will learn.

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