Richlands High School

Richlands High School serves 1,085 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Richlands High School operates within the Onslow County s School District.
The school district's 82% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1085 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,085 students
Richlands High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Richlands High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Richlands High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.46 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 15:1
Richlands High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Richlands High School American Indian (2005-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Richlands High School Asian (1991-2010)
Hispanic
7%
13%
Richlands High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
13%
27%
Richlands High School Black (1988-2012)
White
72%
52%
Richlands High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Richlands High School Sch Ethnicity Richlands 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.
0.46 0.44
Richlands High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
23%
45%
Richlands High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
8%
Richlands High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,203 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 82% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Onslow County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 25,203 1,682
Onslow County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 82% 74%
Onslow County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $214 MM $19 MM
Onslow County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $231 MM $18 MM
Onslow County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,921 $11,105
Onslow County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,599 $10,880
Onslow County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby 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 Students Grades
  • RichlandsRichlands Primary
    7444 Richlands Hwy
    RichlandsNC 28574
    (910)324-3139
    0.2 mi | 853 students | Gr. KG-2                      
  • RichlandsRichlands Elementary School
    110 East Foy St
    RichlandsNC 28574
    (910)324-4142
    0.5 mi | 740 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • RichlandsTrexler Middle School
    112 East Foy St
    RichlandsNC 28574
    (910)324-4414
    0.6 mi | 912 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • JacksonvilleStateside Elementary School
    132 Stateside Blvd
    JacksonvilleNC 28546
    (910)478-3460
    4.4 mi | 650 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • JacksonvilleSummersill Elementary School
    250 Summersill Rd
    JacksonvilleNC 28540
    (910)455-2672
    7.1 mi | 745 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Onslow County, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.46, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Onslow County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.