Richfield Stem School

  • Richfield Stem School serves 737 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the MN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is more than the state average of 31%.
  • Richfield Stem School operates within the Richfield Public School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 737 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students737 students
Richfield Stem School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Richfield Stem School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
Richfield Stem School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeRichfield Stem School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(MN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Richfield Stem School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
2%
2%
Richfield Stem School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
8%
6%
Richfield Stem School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
23%
9%
Richfield Stem School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
17%
10%
Richfield Stem School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
38%
69%
Richfield Stem School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
12%
4%
Richfield Stem School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRichfield Stem School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownMN All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.760.51
Richfield Stem School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
48%
31%
Richfield Stem School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Richfield Stem School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2015)

District Comparison

  • Richfield Public School District's student population of 4,417 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,833 is higher than the state average of $12,051. The district revenue/student has declined by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,879 is higher than the state average of $11,992. The district spending/student has declined by 5% over four years.
School District NameRichfield Public School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
2
Number of Students Managed4,417522
Richfield Public School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$58 MM$6 MM
Richfield Public School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$58 MM$6 MM
Richfield Public School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$12,833$12,051
Richfield Public School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,879$11,992
Richfield Public School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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