Colonel Richardson High School

25320 Richardson Rd

Federalsburg, MD 21632-2403

Grades: 9-12

501 students

Colonel Richardson High School serves 501 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 58%.
Colonel Richardson High School operates within the Caroline County School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the MD state average of 85%.

Overview

The student population of 501 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 501 students
Colonel Richardson High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Colonel Richardson High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Colonel Richardson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Colonel Richardson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
12%
Colonel Richardson High School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
26%
36%
Colonel Richardson High School Black Students (1989-2013)
White
65%
42%
Colonel Richardson High School White Students (1989-2013)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Colonel Richardson High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Colonel Richardson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MD 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.
0.51 0.39
Colonel Richardson High School Diversity Score (1989-2013)
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.
48%
36%
Colonel Richardson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2013)
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.
8%
6%
Colonel Richardson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,585 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,041 is less than the state average of $14,580. The district revenue/student has grown by 39% over four years.
The district spending/student of $16,793 is higher than the state average of $14,228. The district spending/student has grown by 74% over four years.
School District Name Caroline County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
29
Number of Students Managed 5,585 15,634
Caroline County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 74% 85%
Caroline County School District Graduation Rate (1994-2009)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $244 MM
Caroline County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $93 MM $238 MM
Caroline County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,041 $14,580
Caroline County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,793 $14,228
Caroline County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Caroline Career & Technology Center (10.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Colonel Richardson Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Federalsburg Elementary School (4.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FederalsburgColonel Richardson Middle School
    25390 Richardson Rd
    FederalsburgMD 21632
    (410)754-5263
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 409 students                      
  • FederalsburgFederalsburg Elementary School
    302 South University Ave
    FederalsburgMD 21632
    (410)754-5344
    4.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 491 students                      
  • Preston Preston Elementary School
    225 Main St
    PrestonMD 21655
    (410)673-2552
    5.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 431 students                      
  • DentonDenton Elementary School
    303 Sharp Rd
    DentonMD 21629
    (410)479-1660
    8.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 644 students                      
  • HurlockHurlock Elementary School
    301 Charles St
    HurlockMD 21643
    (410)943-3303
    9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 438 students                      

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