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 stayed relatively flat 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 (1987-2013)
Students by Grade H L Richards High Sch(campus) Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.31. 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 (1988-2014)
Hispanic
14%
25%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Black Students (1988-2014)
Black
29%
17%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Black Students (1988-2014)
White
53%
50%
H L Richards High Sch(campus) White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups H L Richards High Sch(campus) All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 0.31
H L Richards High Sch(campus) Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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 (2002-2014)
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 (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,590 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $17,334 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,991 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Chsd 218 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
3
Number of Students Managed 5,590 938
Chsd 218 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate n/a 88%
Chsd 218 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2005)
District Total Revenue $101 MM $11 MM
Chsd 218 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $93 MM $11 MM
Chsd 218 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $17,334 $11,118
Chsd 218 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,991 $11,218
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Chicago RidgeRidge Lawn Elementary School
    0.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 561 students5757 105th St
    Chicago RidgeIL 60415
    (708)636-2002
    0.3PK-5561
  • Chicago RidgeRidge Central Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 507 students10800 Lyman Ave
    Chicago RidgeIL 60415
    (708)636-2001
    0.7PK-5507
  • Chicago Ridge Elden D Finley Junior High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 385 students10835 Lombard Ave
    Chicago RidgeIL 60415
    (708)636-2005
    0.86-8385
  • Oak LawnOak Lawn-hometown Middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1006 students5345 West 99th St
    Oak LawnIL 60453
    (708)499-6400
    0.96-81006
  • Oak LawnColumbus Manor Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 378 students9700 Mayfield Ave
    Oak LawnIL 60453
    (708)424-3481
    1.2PK-5378

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