1250 W Belt Line Rd
Richardson, TX 75080
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Richardson High School serves 2,795 students in grades 9-12.
Richardson High School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Texas for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 51%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the Texas state average of 47%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Texas state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Texas state average of 74% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Richardson High School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Texas for:

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School Overview

Richardson High School's student population of 2,795 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 197 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
2,795 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
197 teachers
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School Rankings

Richardson High School is ranked within the top 30% of all 8,043 schools in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Richardson High School is 0.69, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (TX)
Overall Testing Rank
#1707 out of 8043 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
7%
5%
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Hispanic
45%
53%
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Black
18%
13%
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White
27%
26%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Graduation Rate
92%
89%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
56%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, TX Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Students: 2,795 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 92% (Top 50% in TX)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69

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