Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,849
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    345 3.4
  • Ranking

Gila Ridge High School is a public school in Yuma Township, Arizona. It has 1,849 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 62% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 345 reviews written and they have been mixed.

7150 East 24th St
Yuma, AZ 85364
(928) 502-4600

Ratings and Reviews
3.4 from 345 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: The school was very well designed and has very big and excellent fields.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Teachers: The teachers I had while I was there were very good. I really liked them.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: I can't complain about this school. Dress code was kind of lame considering it is Arizona but it is a school and there are rules.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: I liked this school when I was there. It was new and clean. I liked the teachers I had and loved the friends I made there.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Extracurriculars: I wasn't in any clubs so I don't / can't say anything.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

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3.00 Mesquite Elementary School Public
3.00 Crane Middle School Public
3.00 Cibola High School Public
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2.66 H.L. Suverkrup Elementary School Public
3.66 Carpe Diem Collegiate Middle/High School Public, Charter
Rancho Viejo Elementary School Public
2.33 Salida Del Sol Elementary School Public
2.33 Ronald Reagan Fundamental School Public
2.00 Pueblo Elementary School Public
2.66 Centennial Middle School Public
Az-Tec High School Public, Charter
2.00 Gary A. Knox Elementary School Public
3.00 Yuma Catholic High School Private, Religious
Immaculate Conception Elementary School Private, Religious
2.00 Somerton Middle School Public
2.33 Pecan Grove Elementary School Public
Valle del Encanto Learning Center Public
1.66 Desert Sonora Elementary School Public
PPEP TEC High School - Jose Yepez Learning Center Public, Charter
1.66 Kofa High School Public
2.33 O.C. Johnson School Public
2.00 George Washington Carver Elementary School Public
2.66 Palmcroft Elementary School Public
2.00 R. Pete Woodard Junior High School Public
3.00 Alice Byrne Elementary School Public
St. Francis of Assisi School Private, Religious
Yuma Adventist Christian School Private, Religious
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3.00 AmeriSchools Academy - South Yuma Public, Charter
Vista Alternative School Public, Alternative
ASDB - Southeast Region Public
1.66 Yuma High School Public
2.00 Roosevelt School Public
Calvary Baptist School Private, Religious
1.66 Fourth Avenue Junior High School Public
2.33 Harvest Preparatory Academy Public, Charter
1.66 C.W. McGraw Elementary School Public
2.00 Gila Vista Junior High School Public
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4.00 Desert View Academy Public, Charter
1.66 Orange Grove Elementary School Public
2.33 James B. Rolle School Public
Yuma Lutheran School Private, Religious
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Bill M. Manes High School Public, Alternative
1.66 San Pasqual Middle School Public
San Pasqual Vocational Academy Public, Alternative
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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
3.00 Cibola High School 3 mi. 2,486
1.66 Kofa High School 5 mi. 2,239
1.66 Yuma High School 6 mi. 1,629
2.33 Harvest Preparatory Academy 6 mi. 927
1.66 San Luis High School 13 mi. 2,591

Around Gila Ridge High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 25.8%
Grade 10 27.5%
Grade 11 24.0%
Grade 12 22.7%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 35 responses

  • 77% Yes
  • 14% Not sure.
  • 9% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 20% Football Games
  • 18% Basketball Games
  • 16% The theater program
  • 14% Band
  • 6% Choir
  • 6% Track Program
  • 6% Gila Ridge vs. Cibola basketball games
  • 4% Dance Program
  • 2% Wrestling Program
  • 2% Swimming Program
  • 2% Swim meets
  • 2% Tennis

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 24 responses

  • 51% The lunch food,
  • 26% Some of the people
  • 11% Some of the administration.
  • 9% The administration.
  • 3% People

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 27 responses

  • 52% Newest high school in yuma
  • 22% We have a great theater program and sports team.
  • 11% School set-up
  • 7% Marching and concert band class
  • 7% The top-notch Wrestling program and new facilities

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 25 responses

  • 42% Extremely hawktastic!
  • 21% Meh.
  • 21% Farmer
  • 8% Rich white kids
  • 8% City Champs

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 22 responses

  • 67% To know where your classes are before the 1st day.
  • 33% Have fun and enjoy every minute. It flies by.
  • 0% Don't worry about the gates.

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 23 responses

  • 9% I love everything about this school.
  • 83% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 9% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.