Ridge Community High School is a beautiful campus located in Davenport, Florida, with an enrollment of over 3000 students. The campus offers several academies for students: Medical, ELITE Teaching, Engineering, Construction, and Vet Assisting; as well as a variety of other electives: Culinary Arts, Early Childhood, Digital & Visual Arts, Music, Dance, Theater, Veterinary Science, Agricultural Science, etc. RCHS offers a robust academic program, including one of the largest AP (advanced placement) enrollments in the district, as well as a partnership to offer dual-enrollment courses on campus both during the school day and after school as well. Students can take dual enrollment college credits and work towards and earn their associates degree while still in high school!
Ridge Community High School
500 Orchid Drive
Davenport, FL 33837
First Bell: 6:55am
Dismissal Bell: 2:00pm
Ridge Community High School was established in 2005.
Four principals have led the school to develop the culture that makes the school diverse and unique:
Angela Clark 2020-Present
Stephen Ely 2017-2020
Russell Donnelly 2015-2017
Sherry T. Wells 2005-2015
Mission, Vision, & Beliefs
The mission of Ridge Community High School is to empower our students, parents, teachers, and staff and to create an environment that accommodates a diversity of backgrounds, interests, and abilities.
We are committed to transforming the lives of our students by providing a rigorous curriculum that equips students with knowledge and skill that contribute to high levels of achievement. Our goal is to expand our students’ horizons through a variety of social, cultural, and educational activities.
The faculty and staff of Ridge Community High School believe it is necessary to:
- Establish a strong instructional program and service based safe environment.
- Provide students with the foundation for lifelong learning that will equip them to become effective citizens for tomorrow.
- Provide a comprehensive education which engages students in real world projects.
Bolts are RCHS