Richwoods High School

6301 North University St

Peoria, IL 61614-3453

Tel: (309)693-4400
Grades: 9-12

1,373 students

Richwoods High School serves 1,373 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the IL average of 13:1.
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 71% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

Overview

The student population of 1373 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 110 teachers has grown by 46% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,373 students
Richwoods High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 110 teachers
Richwoods High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Richwoods High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.30. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 13:1
Richwoods High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
4%
4%
Richwoods High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
6%
24%
Richwoods High School Hispanic (1992-2013)
Black
32%
19%
Richwoods High School Black (1988-2013)
White
50%
50%
Richwoods High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Richwoods High School Two or more races (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Richwoods High School Sch Ethnicity Richwoods High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.64 0.30
Richwoods High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
32%
45%
Richwoods High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
6%
6%
Richwoods High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 16,066 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 85% over five years.
School District Name Peoria 150 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
32
3
Number of Students Managed 16,066 932
Peoria   150 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 71% 88%
Peoria   150 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $179 MM $10 MM
Peoria   150 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $181 MM $10 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,155 $10,546
Peoria   150 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,340 $10,416
Peoria   150 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Peoria Developmental Center (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charles A Lindbergh Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northmoor Primary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • PeoriaHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Northmoor Primary School
    1819 West Northmoor Rd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4435
    0.4 mi | 438 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • PeoriaCharles A Lindbergh Middle School
    6327 North Sheridan Rd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4427
    0.5 mi | 316 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • PeoriaPeoria Developmental Center
    Special Education School
    2018 West Cimarron Dr
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4424
    Special Education School

    0.7 mi | 19 students | Gr. 3-12                      
  • PeoriaRolling Acres Middle School
    5617 North Merrimac Ave
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4422
    0.7 mi | 272 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • PeoriaKellar Primary School
    6413 North Mount Hawley Rd
    PeoriaIL 61614
    (309)693-4439
    0.8 mi | 376 students | Gr. KG-4                      

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