Richlands High School

Richlands High School serves 1,131 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% 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 1131 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,131 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 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 18:1 14:1
Hispanic
8%
14%
Black
13%
27%
White
74%
52%
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.43 0.45
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%
47%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,437 students has grown by 5% 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
1
Number of Students Managed 25,437 1,330
Graduation Rate 82% 74%
District Total Revenue $214 MM $19 MM
District Spending $231 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,921 $11,105
District Spending / Student $9,599 $10,880
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (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 | 906 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • RichlandsRichlands Elementary School
    110 East Foy St
    RichlandsNC 28574
    (910)324-4142
    0.5 mi | 708 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • RichlandsTrexler Middle School
    1 Negative Reviews
    112 East Foy St
    RichlandsNC 28574
    (910)324-4414
    0.6 mi | 941 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • JacksonvilleStateside Elementary School
    132 Stateside Blvd
    JacksonvilleNC 28546
    (910)478-3460
    4.4 mi | 738 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • JacksonvilleSummersill Elementary School
    250 Summersill School Rd
    JacksonvilleNC 28540
    (910)455-2672
    7.1 mi | 655 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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