Rider High School

4611 Cypress Ave, Wichita Falls, TX 76310 | (940) 235-1077
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,739
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Natt Lunn
  • Fax: (940) 720-3002
  • Website: www.wichita-falls.isd.tenet.edu
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,739
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 112.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 891 (51.2%)
  • Females: 848 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 87 (5.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 377 (21.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 464 (26.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Rider High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian201.2%
Black1579.0%
Asian633.6%
Hispanic22312.8%
White1,27673.4%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Rider High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade47727.4%
10th Grade43825.2%
11th Grade41724.0%
12th Grade40723.4%
Breakdown of College Ready Graduates (2009)
Percent Ready For College in Reading
School:
77.0%
District:
63.0%
State:
62.0%
Percent Ready For College in Math
School:
70.0%
District:
34.0%
State:
60.0%
Graduation & Dropout Rates (2009)
Graduation Rate
School:
94.6%
District:
87.5%
State:
80.6%
Dropout Rate
School:
2.2%
District:
4.5%
State:
9.4%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
14.0
District:
12.6
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
23.1%
District:
26.3%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
12.0%
District:
19.1%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
30.6%
District:
26.3%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
27.2%
District:
23.5%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$64,589
District:
$64,544
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$48,119
District:
$45,843
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$39,582
District:
$40,136
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$42,167
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$43,164
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$48,433
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$57,238
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Rider High School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes
SAT & ACT Exam Details (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT or ACT Exam
School:
76.7%
District:
64.2%
State:
61.5%
Percent of Test Takers Above Exam Criteria
School:
38.5%
District:
28.9%
State:
26.9%
SAT Average Score
School:
1,061.0
District:
998.0
State:
985.0
ACT Average Score
School:
22.2
District:
20.5
State:
20.5

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201073.0%65.0%70.0%
200972.0%67.0%67.0%
200871.0%58.0%60.0%
 
Reading Test
201096.0%95.0%92.0%
200992.0%89.0%87.0%
200890.0%82.0%84.0%
 
Science Test
200846.0%--
 
Social Studies Test
200870.0%--
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201095.0%93.0%90.0%
200987.0%84.0%88.0%
200890.0%87.0%86.0%
 
Math Test
201074.0%72.0%74.0%
200973.0%61.0%65.0%
200870.0%61.0%63.0%
 
Science Test
201077.0%74.0%74.0%
200975.0%66.0%66.0%
200872.0%65.0%64.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201097.0%96.0%93.0%
200993.0%89.0%90.0%
200894.0%90.0%88.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201094.0%91.0%93.0%
200996.0%93.0%92.0%
200895.0%91.0%90.0%
 
Math Test
201090.0%85.0%89.0%
200985.0%78.0%81.0%
200883.0%75.0%79.0%
 
Science Test
201092.0%89.0%91.0%
200988.0%83.0%85.0%
200888.0%78.0%80.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201099.0%98.0%98.0%
200998.0%96.0%97.0%
200899.0%95.0%95.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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