Richland High School

Richland High School serves 1,941 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the WA average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 40%.
Richland High School operates within the Richland School District.
The school district's 86% graduation rate is higher than the WA state average of 77%.

Overview

The student population of 1941 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,941 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Students by Grade Richland High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 19:1
Asian
3%
7%
Hispanic
9%
20%
Black
3%
5%
White
82%
60%
All Ethnic Groups Richland High School Sch Ethnicity Richland 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.
0.32 0.39
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.
20%
37%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 11,646 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 86% has decreased from 98% over five years.
School District Name Richland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 11,646 974
Richland   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 86% 77%
Richland   School District Graduation Rate (2002-2009)
District Total Revenue $106 MM $12 MM
Richland   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $103 MM $11 MM
Richland   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,998 $12,260
Richland   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,702 $11,231
Richland   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Special Programs (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Carmichael Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Special Programs (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RichlandCarmichael Middle School
    620 Thayer Dr
    RichlandWA 99352
    (509)967-6425
    0.4 mi | 934 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RichlandSpecial Programs
    Special Education School
    615 Snow Ave
    RichlandWA 99352
    (509)967-6050
    Special Education School

    0.4 mi | 98 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • RichlandMarcus Whitman Elementary School
    1704 Gray
    RichlandWA 99352
    (509)967-6300
    0.5 mi | 381 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • RichlandRivers Edge High School
    Alternative School
    975 Gillespie
    RichlandWA 99352
    (509)967-6450
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | 227 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • RichlandThree Rivers Home Link
    Alternative School
    975 Gillespie St
    RichlandWA 99352
    (509)967-6450
    Alternative School

    0.7 mi | 383 students | Gr. KG-12                      

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Did You Know?
Richland, WA 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 0.02, which is lower than the Washington average of 0.44. The most diverse school in Richland is Lewis & Clark Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Washington or national school diversity statistics.