Richton School District
For the 2021 school year, there is 1 public elementary school serving 388 students in Richton School District. The top ranked public elementary school in Richton School District is Richton Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public elementary school in Richton School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the Mississippi public elementary school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 40% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in Mississippi.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the Mississippi public elementary school average of 56% (majority Black).
|School District Name||Richton School District|
|School District Website||http://richtonschools.com|
|School District Phone Number||(601) 788-9608|
|School District Grades Offered||KG - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (MS)|
|# of Schools||1 School||656 Schools|
|# of Students||388 Students||329,378 Students|
|# of Teachers||24 Teachers||20,416 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||16:1||16:1|
Richton School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 148 school districts in Mississippi (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has increased from 60-69% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (MS)|
Overall Testing Rank
|#46 out of 150 school districts|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||n/a||2,470 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||n/a||3,314 Students|
|% Asian Students||n/a|
|# of Hispanic Students||5 Students||12,803 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||88 Students||155,635 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||286 Students||146,362 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||n/a||228 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||9 Students||8,566 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||-||4,977|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||52||35,462|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||56||36,587|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||51||36,610|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||62||38,135|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||60||39,071|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||53||39,005|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||54||35,974|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||-||25,426|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||-||24,937|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||-||2,132|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||-||2,079|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||-||1,978|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||-||1,877|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||5,128|
Fiscal Data Comparison
The revenue/student of $8,896 in this school district is less than the state median of $10,773. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $9,075 is less than the state median of $10,428. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
|Definition of Terms 2016-2017||This School District||This State (MS)|
|Total Revenue||$6 MM||$22 MM|
|Spending||$6 MM||$21 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$8,896||$10,773|
|Revenue / Student||$9,075||$10,428|
Richton School District Public Elementary Schools (2021)
- School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
- Rank: #11.701 Elm Avenue, P.o. Box 568
Richton, MS 39476
Grades: K-6 | 388 students
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