Richmond Community Schools School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 4,574 students in Richmond Community Schools School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Indiana.
Public Schools in Richmond Community Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Indiana public school average of 46%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Richmond Community Schools School District are Charles Elementary School, Westview Elementary School and Crestdale Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Richmond Community Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Indiana.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Indiana public school average of 34% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Richmond Community Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Indiana for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 5%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Richmond Community Schools School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (IN)
# Schools
10 Schools
1,901 Schools
# Students
4,574 Students
1,033,226 Students
# Teachers
349 Teachers
65,700 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Richmond Community Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 364 school districts in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 96% has increased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (IN)
Overall District Rank
#325 out of 379 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Richmond Community Schools  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richmond Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richmond Community Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
96%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Richmond Community Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.55
0.54
# American Indian Students
17 Students
1,796 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
67 Students
28,278 Students
% Asian Students
2%
3%
# Hispanic Students
516 Students
135,499 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
13%
# Black Students
370 Students
132,785 Students
% Black Students
8%
13%
# White Students
2,959 Students
679,714 Students
% White Students
65%
66%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
919 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
642 Students
54,135 Students
% of Two or more races Students
14%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
157
16,676
# Students in K Grade:
319
72,937
# Students in 1st Grade:
333
76,116
# Students in 2nd Grade:
344
73,804
# Students in 3rd Grade:
331
75,145
# Students in 4th Grade:
354
75,192
# Students in 5th Grade:
334
76,562
# Students in 6th Grade:
370
78,955
# Students in 7th Grade:
371
81,506
# Students in 8th Grade:
360
81,695
# Students in 9th Grade:
377
82,239
# Students in 10th Grade:
329
80,997
# Students in 11th Grade:
329
81,747
# Students in 12th Grade:
256
77,837
# Ungraded Students:
10
1,818

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,863 is higher than the state median of $12,585. The school district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,935 is higher than the state median of $11,723. The school district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
This School District
This State (IN)
Total Revenue
$59 MM
$17 MM
This chart display total revenue of Richmond Community Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$55 MM
$16 MM
This chart display total spending of Richmond Community Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,863
$12,585
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Richmond Community Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$11,935
$11,723
This chart display average spending per public school student in Richmond Community Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in IN by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Richmond Community Schools School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Charles Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2400 Reeveston Rd
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3441
Grades: PK-4
| 352 students
Rank: #22.
Westview Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1707 Sw 'a' St
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3445
Grades: PK-4
| 239 students
Rank: #33.
Crestdale Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
701 Crestdale Drive
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3415
Grades: PK-4
| 368 students
Rank: #44.
Richmond High School
Math: 16% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
380 Hub Etchison Pky
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3424
Grades: 9-12
| 1,270 students
Rank: #55.
Starr Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
301 N 19th St
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3426
Grades: PK-4
| 224 students
Rank: #66.
Vaile Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
300 S 14th St
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3433
Grades: PK-4
| 330 students
Rank: #77.
Fairview Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 15-19%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
60 Nw 'l' St
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3442
Grades: PK-4
| 306 students
Rank: #88.
Test Intermediate School
Math: 20% | Reading: 27%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
22 S 22nd
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3412
Grades: 5-8
| 787 students
Rank: #99.
Dennis Intermediate School
Math: 15% | Reading: 23%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
222 Nw 7th St
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3495
Grades: 5-8
| 604 students
Rank: n/an/a
Community Youth Services
Special Education School
315 Nw 3rd St
Richmond, IN 47374
(765) 973-3430
Grades: 1-12
| 94 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Richmond Community Schools
  • 300 Hub Etchison Parkway, Richmond, IN, 47374
  • (765) 973-3300
  • rcs.k12.in.us
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 4,574 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 96% (Top 5% in IN)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.55

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