Richwoods High School

6301 North University St

Peoria, IL 61614-3453

Tel: (309)693-4400
Grades 9-12
1,371 students
Richwoods High School serves 1,371 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the IL average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 50%.
Richwoods High School operates within the Peoria 150 School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

The student population of 1371 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,371 students
Richwoods High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Richwoods High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Richwoods High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Richwoods High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 14:1 18:1
Richwoods High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
4%
4%
Richwoods High School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
6%
25%
Richwoods High School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
31%
17%
Richwoods High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
50%
50%
Richwoods High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Richwoods High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Richwoods High School 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.
0.65 0.31
Richwoods High School 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.
37%
47%
Richwoods High School 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%
Richwoods High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,727 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 85% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,413 is higher than the state average of $11,118. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
The district spending/student of $13,594 is higher than the state average of $11,218. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Peoria 150 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 13,727 938
Peoria   150 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 88%
Peoria   150 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $173 MM $11 MM
Peoria   150 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $190 MM $11 MM
Peoria   150 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,413 $11,118
Peoria   150 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,594 $11,218
Peoria   150 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 Peoria Developmental Center (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charles A Lindbergh Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northmoor Primary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • PeoriaCharles A Lindbergh Middle School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 384 students6327 North Sheridan Rd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4427
    0.55-8384
  • Peoria Northmoor Primary School
    0.5 miles | Grades: PK-4 | 416 students1819 West Northmoor Rd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4435
    0.5PK-4416
  • PeoriaKellar Primary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 381 students6413 North Mount Hawley Rd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4439
    0.7KG-4381
  • PeoriaPeoria Developmental Center
    Special Education School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 3-12 | 18 students2018 West Cimarron Dr
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4424
    0.83-1218
  • PeoriaRolling Acres Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 279 students5617 North Merrimac Ave
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4422
    0.85-8279

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