Richfield Middle School

  • Richfield Middle School serves 887 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 44% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Richfield Middle School's student population of 887 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students887 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richfield Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richfield Middle School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#1407 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
5%
7%
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Hispanic
44%
9%
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Black
16%
11%
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White
28%
67%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richfield Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.700.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
55%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRICHFIELD PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Richfield Middle School is Intersect (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Intersect (0.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Intersect (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Minneapolis Intersect Special Education School
    Grades: 6-12 | 7 students
    0.1 miles
    7450 Penn Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)355-5900
    0.1 6-12 7
  • Minneapolis Secondary Special Education Special Education School
    Grades: 12 | 15 students
    0.1 miles
    7450 Penn Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)798-6202
    0.1 12 15
  • Minneapolis South Education Center Academy Alternative School
    Grades: PK-12 | 83 students
    0.1 miles
    7450 Penn Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)355-5838
    0.1 PK-12 83
  • Minneapolis Seven Hills Prep Academy Upper Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 204 students
    0.5 miles
    1401 West 76th Street
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)314-7601
    0.5 6-8 204
  • Minneapolis Central Education Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 84 students
    1.1 miles
    7145 Harriet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)798-6041
    1.1 PK 84

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