Ridgewood School is an 11–18 School. The Post 16 centre opened September 2011. 1500 are on roll (200 at Post 16). The percentage of students achieving 5+ A*-C including English and Mathematics is 64% which is above the national average floor targets and achieving 5+ A*-C is currently at 92%.
Initial Teacher Trainees will experience working in a brand new, purpose built Post 16 development and the opportunity to work with Technology and Engineering specialists as part of STEM and the current national drive. The school is predominantly white British. FSM pupils are at a minimum with relatively low levels of deprivation within the area.