Top 3 Best Richmond Public High Schools (2024)

For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public high schools serving 2,525 students in Richmond, CA.
The top ranked public high schools in Richmond, CA are Richmond High School, John F. Kennedy High School and Greenwood Academy. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Richmond, CA public high schools have an average math proficiency score of 5% (versus the California public high school average of 28%), and reading proficiency score of 25% (versus the 51% statewide average). High schools in Richmond have an average ranking of 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of California public high schools.
Richmond, CA public high school have a Graduation Rate of 75%, which is less than the California average of 87%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Richmond High School, with 82% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in California or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public high school average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

Best Public High Schools in Richmond, CA (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Richmond High School
(Math: 5% | Reading: 33%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1250 23rd St.
Richmond, CA 94804
(510) 231-1450
Grades: 9-12
| 1,494 students
Rank: #22.
John F. Kennedy High School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
4300 Cutting Blvd.
Richmond, CA 94804
(510) 231-1433
Grades: 9-12
| 824 students
Rank: #33.
Greenwood Academy
Alternative School
(Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
831 Chanslor Ave.
Richmond, CA 94801
(510) 231-1402
Grades: 9-12
| 207 students
[+] Show Closed Public Schools in Richmond, California

Richmond, California Public Schools (Closed)

School
Location
Grades
Students
5000 Patterson Cir.
Richmond, CA 94805
(510) 235-5464
Grades: 6-8
| 847 students
P. O. Box 2961
Richmond, CA 94802
(510) 334-3684
Grades: 9-12
| 58 students
4300 Cutting Blvd
Richmond, CA 94804
(510) 234-1434
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
1250 23rd St
Richmond, CA 94804
(510) 215-3348
Grades: 9-12
| n/a students
715 Chanslor Ave
Richmond, CA 94801
(510) 231-1160
Grades: 9-12
| 19 students
777 Sonoma St
Richmond, CA 94805
(510) 230-4105
Grades: 9-12
| 131 students

Frequently Asked Questions

What are the top ranked public high schools in Richmond, CA?
The top ranked public high schools in Richmond, CA include Richmond High School, John F. Kennedy High School and Greenwood Academy.
How many public high schools are located in Richmond, CA?
3 public high schools are located in Richmond, CA.
What is the racial composition of students in Richmond, CA?
Richmond, CA public high schools minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the California public high schools average of 78% (majority Hispanic).

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