Richland School

10610 Columbia Hw

Lynnville, TN 38472-9745

Tel: (931)527-3577
Grades: 5-12

681 students

Richland School serves 681 students in grades 5-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the TN average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 34%.
Richland School operates within the Giles County School District.

Overview

The student population of 681 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Total Students 681 students
Richland School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Richland School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Richland School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Richland School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Richland School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
1%
23%
Richland School Black (1988-2013)
White
96%
66%
Richland School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
1%
All Ethnic Groups Richland School Sch Ethnicity Richland 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.
0.08 0.26
Richland 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.
39%
51%
Richland School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
10%
7%
Richland School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,058 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Giles County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 4,058 3,353
Giles County School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $36 MM $28 MM
District Spending $36 MM $28 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,020 $8,477
Giles County School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,063 $8,379
Giles County School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Culleoka Unit School (9.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bridgeforth Middle School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richland Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LynnvilleRichland Elementary School
    10333 Columbia Hw
    LynnvilleTN 38472
    (931)527-0663
    1.4 mi | 381 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • PulaskiBridgeforth Middle School
    1051 Bridgeforth Cr
    PulaskiTN 38478
    (931)363-7526
    9.4 mi | 426 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CulleokaCulleoka Unit School
    1921 Warrior La
    CulleokaTN 38451
    (931)987-2511
    9.7 mi | 935 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • PulaskiPulaski Elementary School
    606 Cedar La
    PulaskiTN 38478
    (931)363-5233
    10.7 mi | 560 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • PulaskiSouthside Elementary School
    707 South Cedar La
    PulaskiTN 38478
    (931)424-7005
    10.8 mi | 424 students | Gr. 3-5                      

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