Richland High School

930 Long Ave,

Richland, WA, 99352-3399

Tel: (509)967-6535
Grades: 9-12

1,941 students

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
Richland High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
Richland High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
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 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 25:1 19:1
Richland High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
2%
Asian
3%
7%
Richland High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
9%
20%
Richland High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
3%
5%
Richland High School Black (1988-2012)
White
82%
60%
Richland High School White (1988-2012)
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 0.59
Richland High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
20%
37%
Richland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
5%
7%
Richland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

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 11,646 969
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: 2012 (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 Marcus Whitman Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Richland Carmichael Middle School
    620 Thayer Dr
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6425
    0.4  mi  |  934  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Richland Special Programs
    Special Education School
    615 Snow Ave
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6050
    Special Education School
    0.4  mi  |  98  students  |  Gr.  PK-12
  • Richland Marcus Whitman Elementary School
    1704 Gray
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6300
    0.5  mi  |  381  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Richland Three Rivers Home Link
    Alternative School
    975 Gillespie St
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6450
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  383  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Richland Rivers Edge High School
    Alternative School
    975 Gillespie
    Richland , WA , 99352
    (509)967-6450
    Alternative School
    0.7  mi  |  227  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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