Richland Elementary School

770 S. Yarbrough Farms Bouleva

Auburn, AL 36831
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (334)887-1980
  • Richland Elementary School serves 560 students in grades Kindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 90% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 80%) for the 2012-2013 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 92% (which is higher than the Alabama state average of 86%) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • Richland Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Alabama for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is equal to the Alabama state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Alabama state average of 44%.
  • Richland Elementary School operates within the Auburn City School District.

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School Overview

  • Richland Elementary School's student population of 560 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students560 students
Gender %Richland Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
Students by GradeRichland Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • Richland Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1257 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-2013 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richland Elementary School is 0.57, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AL)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
90%
80%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (12-13)
92%
86%
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
Asian
8%
1%
Hispanic
2%
7%
Black
28%
33%
White
59%
56%
Two or more races
3%
2%
All Ethnic GroupsRichland Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownAL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.570.33
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
46%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%

    District Comparison

    • The school district of Richland Elementary School is Auburn City School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 136 school districts in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Auburn City School District's student population of 8,310 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $9,004 in this district is less than the state average of $10,349. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $9,399 is less than the state average of $10,471. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
    School District NameAuburn City School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    11
    6
    Number of Students Managed8,3102,907
    Auburn City School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    69%
    43%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    60%
    38%
    District Total Revenue$67 MM$30 MM
    District Spending$70 MM$30 MM
    District Revenue / Student$9,004$10,349
    District Spending / Student$9,399$10,471
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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