Richlands Middle School

Off U Southroute 460,

Richlands, VA, 24614-3096

Tel: (276)963-5370
Grades: 6-8

586 students

Richlands Middle School serves 586 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 47%.
Richlands Middle School operates within the Tazewell County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 586 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has grown by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 586 students
Richlands Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Richlands Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Richlands Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Richlands Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
6%
Richlands Middle School Asian (1993-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
12%
Black
n/a
25%
Richlands Middle School Black (2010-2012)
White
97%
53%
Richlands Middle School White (1993-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Richlands Middle School Sch Ethnicity Richlands Middle 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.
0.06 0.64
Richlands Middle School Diversity Score (1993-2012)
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.
40%
32%
Richlands Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Richlands Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,739 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Tazewell County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
6
Number of Students Managed 6,739 3,669
Tazewell County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $43 MM
Tazewell County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $62 MM $42 MM
Tazewell County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,439 $11,282
Tazewell County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,014 $11,065
Tazewell County Public s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Richlands High School (0 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Northwood Middle School (14 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richlands Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richlands Richlands High School
    Offroute 460
    Richlands , VA , 24641
    (276)964-4602
    0  mi  |  731  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Richlands Richlands Elementary School
    Offroute 460
    Richlands , VA , 24641
    (276)964-4112
    0.2  mi  |  603  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Cedar Bluff Cedar Bluff Elementary School
    Cedar Valley Dr
    Cedar Bluff , VA , 24609
    (276)963-5765
    1.6  mi  |  490  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Raven Raven Elementary School
    22 School St
    Raven , VA , 24639
    (276)964-9437
    4.2  mi  |  214  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Swords Creek Givens Elementary School
    Hwy 67
    Swords Creek , VA , 24649
    (276)991-0001
    9.1  mi  |  77  students  |  Gr.  PK-2

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