Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool

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Tel: (340)778-0612
  • Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool serves 421 students in grades KG-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the VI average of 14:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 98%.
  • Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool operates within the Saint Croix School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 421 students has declined by 19% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2014)
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 421 students
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Total Students (2008-2015)
Gender % Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Total Teachers (2008-2015)
Students by Grade Ricardo Richards Elementary Scchool Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.33 is equal to the state average of 0.33. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.

District Comparison

  • Saint Croix School District's student population of 6,749 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Saint Croix School District
Number of Schools
Number of Students Managed 6,749 6,749
Saint Croix School District Students Managed (2013-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VI Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

5  9/24/2016
My name is Marjorie a transferred special ed. Paraeducator. I was trying to communicate via phone with Mrs. Gonzales or Mrs.. Miller to inform them that I am attending a workshop at Central High school gym. Blessings
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