Richland High School

  • Richland High School serves 2,047 students in grades 8-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the WA average of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 43%.
  • Richland High School operates within the Richland School District.
  • Richland School District's 87% graduation rate is higher than the WA state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 2047 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 2,047 students
Richland High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Richland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 79 teachers
Richland High School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Richland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 25:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 26:1 18:1
Richland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Richland High School American Indian Students (1991-2013)
Asian
4%
7%
Richland High School Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
13%
22%
Richland High School Black Students (1989-2015)
Black
3%
4%
Richland High School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
79%
57%
Richland High School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Richland High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
7%
Richland High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
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.
0.36 0.40
Richland High 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.
n/a n/a
Richland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Richland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Richland School District's student population of 12,627 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 87% has increased from 84% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,425 in this district is less than the state average of $12,543. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,884 is less than the state average of $12,413. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District Name Richland School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
4
Number of Students Managed 12,627 923
Richland School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 87% 80%
Richland School District Graduation Rate (2002-2015)
District Total Revenue $112 MM $12 MM
Richland School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $106 MM $12 MM
Richland School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,425 $12,543
Richland School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,884 $12,413
Richland School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WA Dept. of Education

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