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4801 Hard Scrabble Rd
Columbia, SC 29229

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(803) 699-2999
(803) 699-2888
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August 25, 2012
My daughter is in her Senior year at this school. The most disappointing thing about this school is the administration. Every single year I have had to go back into the school and fight for schedule changes. I can understand that issues arise, but every year is unacceptable. I think they just give out diplomas because I know that students can not honestly get the required classes that they need. What school seriously allows a child to have four study halls on their schedule that they don't recieve credit for. Just be prepared to spend every year in guidance advocating for your child and their schedule.

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January 23, 2010
I go to RV and it has well over 2000 students in its. nice has good staff and teachers. they need to add on to the school more because its a little small but its big enough so thats what I think about RV.

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June 26, 2008
I am a senior at Ridge view high school, and I love it here. We're starting two new magnet programs this school year, and we're opening a new computer lab. The art department of the school is excellent, the library is huge, and the sports programs are great. The only issue I really have with the school is the size. There are a ton of freshman coming in this school year, and there really isn't enough space for all of us. They need to add on to the school because I don't think I want to spend another school year stuck in the portables.

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February 08, 2008
I am a student at Ridge View and i transferd here from Weisbaden, Germany. The homework is a bit overwelming at times but then again thyats just high school. The library is huge and they offer wonderful art classes and after school sports! The lunch food is great and the way the school is shaped, your not likely to get lost on the first day! Hope this helps.

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March 12, 2006
This is a very good school. They have an excellent sports program and the teachers are very good. they try to help the students to the best of their ability and i really appreciate that!

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April 16, 2005
RV is a good school. A little small but has great programs. The teachers are good, but there are some that aren't. Overall 4/5

- submitted by a student

May 08, 2004
I have two children that currently attend RV. OK school, but way too overpopulated. They're up to 2400 students now! The quality of the children's education is greatly suffering. The majority of the faculty and staff is friendly and willing to help, but there are few that are questionable.

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Ridge View High School
4801 Hard Scrabble Rd, Columbia, SC  29229
(803) 699-2999
Last modified Ridge View High School is a Public school that serves grades 9-12. It has received a GreatSchools rating of 6 out of 10 based on academic quality.
Ridge View High School Rating: 3 out of 5 based on 11 reviews. Top