Richland Elementary School

  • 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 2012-13 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 2012-13 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 2012-13 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%.

Top Placements

Richland Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Alabama for:

School Overview

  • Richland Elementary School's student population of 560 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-2
Total Students560 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Richland Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richland Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 1,257 schools in Alabama (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2012-13 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 15:1 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)
90%
80%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richland Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alabama by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
86%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richland Elementary School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alabama by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:118:1
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Asian
8%
1%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
28%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of Black students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
59%
56%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of White students in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of students of two or more races in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richland Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in AL.
Diversity Score0.570.33
This chart display the diversity score of Richland Elementary School and the average diversity score of Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richland Elementary School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alabama by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAuburn City School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, AL Dept. of Education

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