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Nestled on a beautiful 93-acre campus in North Ridgeville, Lake Ridge Academy is the only independent K-12 school on Cleveland's west side. Our students travel from 40 communities and several international locations to receive an exceptional college prep education while being part of our caring community.
Our well-recognized K-12 curriculum offers hands-on learning experiences with a focus on STEAM, fine arts, and global awareness to graduate creative and innovative leaders of tomorrow. With an 8:1 student-to-teacher ratio, each student is known and receives the support they deserve.
Lake Ridge Academy Rankings
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- A+34 Students
- A+27 Students
- A-17 Students
- A17 Students
- A-14 Students
- A14 Students
- A+12 Students
- A+11 Students
- A+11 Students
- A+10 Students
Culture & Safety
- of students agree that they feel safe at their school.9 responses
- of students agree that they like their school and feel happy there.9 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are competitive.9 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are creative and artsy.9 responses
- of students and parents agree that students at this school are athletic.9 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers genuinely care about the students.12 responses
- of students and parents agree that the teachers adequately lead and control the classroom.12 responses
Clubs & Activities
- of students and parents agree that there are plenty of clubs and organizations for students to get involved in.8 responses
- of students and parents agree that clubs and organizations get the funding they need.8 responses
- of students and parents agree that lots of students participate in clubs and organizations.8 responses
Lake Ridge Academy Reviews
On top of all that, the students have a say in the making of the rules. Several years ago, the student Senate passed legislature revising the dress code to be far more casual and allow for more freedom of expression, as well as legislature that limited the number of test and quizzes teachers are allowed to administer to students.