Richlands High School

Richlands High School serves 1,094 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Richlands High School operates within the Onslow County s School District.
Onslow County s School District's 85% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1094 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,094 students
Richlands High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Richlands High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Richlands High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Richlands High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Richlands High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
8%
15%
Richlands High School Black Students (1989-2014)
Black
14%
26%
Richlands High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
73%
51%
Richlands High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Richlands High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.44 0.45
Richlands High 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.
24%
47%
Richlands High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
8%
7%
Richlands High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Onslow County s School District's student population of 25,161 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 85% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,503 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,273 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District Name Onslow County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 25,161 1,120
Onslow County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 85% 76%
Onslow County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $205 MM $18 MM
Onslow County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $199 MM $18 MM
Onslow County s School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,503 $10,864
Onslow County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,273 $10,591
Onslow County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is East Duplin High School (10.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Trexler Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richlands Primary (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RichlandsRichlands Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 867 students
    0.2 miles
    7444 Richlands Hwy
    RichlandsNC 28574
    (910)324-3139
    0.2PK-2867
  • RichlandsRichlands Elementary School
    Grades: 3-5 | 684 students
    0.5 miles
    110 East Foy St
    RichlandsNC 28574
    (910)324-4142
    0.53-5684
  • RichlandsTrexler Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 902 students
    0.6 miles
    112 East Foy St
    RichlandsNC 28574
    (910)324-4414
    0.66-8902
  • JacksonvilleStateside Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 742 students
    4.4 miles
    132 Stateside Blvd
    JacksonvilleNC 28546
    (910)478-3460
    4.4KG-5742
  • JacksonvilleSummersill Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 584 students
    7.1 miles
    250 Summersill School Rd
    JacksonvilleNC 28540
    (910)455-2672
    7.1PK-5584

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