H L Richards High Sch(campus)

H L Richards High Sch(campus) serves 1,681 students in grades 9 - 12.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
H L Richards High Sch(campus) operates within the Chsd 218 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1681 students has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,681 students
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % H L Richards High Sch(campus) Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by Grade H L Richards High Sch(campus) Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio n/a 18:1
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
4%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Asian Students (1989-2014)
Hispanic
14%
25%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
29%
17%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Black Students (1990-2014)
White
53%
50%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.66
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
56%
47%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
3%
3%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

Chsd 218 School District's student population of 5,491 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The revenue/student of $17,334 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Chsd 218 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 5,491 849
Chsd 218 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Chsd 218 School District Graduation Rate (1995-2005)
District Total Revenue $101 MM n/a
Chsd 218 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $93 MM n/a
Chsd 218 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,334 n/a
Chsd 218 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,991 n/a
Chsd 218 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Regl Institutional Scholastic Excellence (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elden D Finley Junior High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ridge Lawn Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • Chicago RidgeRidge Lawn Elementary School
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    0.3 miles
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    (708)636-2002
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  • Chicago RidgeRidge Central Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 507 students
    0.7 miles
    10800 Lyman Ave
    Chicago RidgeIL 60415
    (708)636-2001
    0.7PK-5507
  • Chicago Ridge Elden D Finley Junior High School
    Grades: 6-8 | 385 students
    0.8 miles
    10835 Lombard Ave
    Chicago RidgeIL 60415
    (708)636-2005
    0.86-8385
  • Oak LawnOak Lawn-hometown Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1006 students
    0.9 miles
    5345 West 99th St
    Oak LawnIL 60453
    (708)499-6400
    0.96-81006
  • Oak LawnColumbus Manor Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 378 students
    1.2 miles
    9700 Mayfield Ave
    Oak LawnIL 60453
    (708)424-3481
    1.2PK-5378

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