Richfield Senior High School

  • Richfield Senior High School serves 1,124 students in grades 9-12.
  • 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 45% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

Top Placements

Richfield Senior High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Minnesota for:

School Overview

  • Richfield Senior High School's student population of 1,124 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richfield Senior High School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richfield Senior High School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.33. 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#1474 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
1%
2%
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Asian
6%
7%
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Hispanic
41%
9%
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Black
20%
11%
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White
27%
67%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.720.33
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Graduation Rate
81%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
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
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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  • Minneapolis Alc Richfield High School-is Alternative School
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    0.0 miles
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    (612)798-6289
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  • Minneapolis Alc Richfield - Success At 15 Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12
    0.2 miles
    7001 Harriet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)798-6289
    0.2 7-12 n/a
  • Minneapolis Central Education Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK | 84 students
    0.2 miles
    7145 Harriet Ave S
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
    (612)798-6041
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  • Minneapolis Richfield College Experience Prg Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 42 students
    0.2 miles
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    Minneapolis, MN 55431
    (612)243-3031
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  • Minneapolis Flex Academy Charter School
    Grades: 5-8 | 84 students
    0.7 miles
    100 66th Street W
    Minneapolis, MN 55423
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