Richland School

Richland School serves 702 students in grades 5 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
Richland School operates within the Giles County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 702 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Total Students 702 students
Richland School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Richland School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Richland School Total Teachers (1988-2014)
Students by Grade Richland School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Richland School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Richland School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
3%
23%
Richland School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
96%
65%
Richland School White Students (1988-2014)
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.
0.08 0.52
Richland School 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.
43%
51%
Richland School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2014)
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.
7%
7%
Richland School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2014)

District Comparison

Giles County School District's student population of 4,030 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,671 in this district is less than the state average of $8,707. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,805 is higher than the state average of $8,563. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Giles County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 4,030 3,515
Giles County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $30 MM
Giles County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $38 MM $29 MM
Giles County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $8,671 $8,707
Giles County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $8,805 $8,563
Giles County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Giles Co High School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bridgeforth Middle School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richland Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LynnvilleRichland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 414 students
    0.2 miles
    10333 Columbia Hw
    LynnvilleTN 38472
    (931)527-0663
    0.2PK-4414
  • PulaskiBridgeforth Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 376 students
    8.2 miles
    1051 Bridgeforth Cr
    PulaskiTN 38478
    (931)363-7526
    8.26-8376
  • PulaskiPulaski Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 542 students
    9.6 miles
    606 Cedar La
    PulaskiTN 38478
    (931)363-5233
    9.6PK-2542
  • PulaskiSouthside Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 424 students
    9.6 miles
    707 South Cedar La
    PulaskiTN 38478
    (931)424-7005
    9.63-5424
  • PulaskiGiles Co High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 877 students
    9.7 miles
    200 Sheila Frost Dr
    PulaskiTN 38478
    (931)363-6532
    9.79-12877

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