Richter Elementary School

Richter Elementary School serves 736 students in grades 2-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the TX average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 70%.
Richter Elementary School operates within the Dayton Independent School District.

Overview

The student population of 736 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-3
Total Students 736 students
Richter Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Richter Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TX) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Richter Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
37%
51%
Richter Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
7%
13%
Richter Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
53%
30%
Richter Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
2%
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.
0.58 0.41
Richter Elementary 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.
60%
53%
Richter Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2013)
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.
7%
7%
Richter Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,086 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Dayton Independent School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,086 822
Dayton Independent   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $44 MM $9 MM
District Spending $40 MM $9 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,247 $11,947
Dayton Independent   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,460 $12,666
Dayton Independent   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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