Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool

Tel: (340)778-0612
Grades KG-6
489 students
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool serves 489 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the VI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 99%.
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool operates within the Saint Croix School District.

School Overview

The student population of 489 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 23% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 489 students
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.37 is more than the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
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.
0.37 0.33
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
99%
99%
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
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District Comparison

Saint Croix School District's student population of 7,054 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Saint Croix School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
15
Number of Students Managed 7,054 7,054
Saint Croix   School District Students Managed (2013-2014)
District Total Revenue n/a n/a
District Spending n/a n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a n/a
District Spending / Student n/a n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, VI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Saint Croix Central High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John H. Woodson Junior High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alfredo Andrews Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ChristianstedAlfredo Andrews Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 275 students
    0.9 miles
    Rfd 1 Kingshill
    ChristianstedVI 00820
    (340)778-1925
    0.9KG-6275
  • KingshillJohn H. Woodson Junior High School
    Grades: 7-8 | 357 students
    1.1 miles
    Rural Route 1 Kingshill
    KingshillVI 00850
    (340)778-2710
    1.17-8357
  • KingshillSaint Croix Central High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1063 students
    1.2 miles
    Rsd 2 Kingshill
    KingshillVI 00851
    (340)778-0123
    1.29-121063
  • KingshillCharles H. Emanuel Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 300 students
    1.5 miles
    Kingshill Star Route No 1
    KingshillVI 00851
    (340)778-0511
    1.5KG-6300
  • ChristianstedLew Muckle Elementary School
    Grades: KG-6 | 392 students
    2 miles
    317 Sion Farm
    ChristianstedVI 00820
    (340)778-5286
    2KG-6392

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