Richland School

  • Richland School serves 723 students in grades 5-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the TN average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 35%.
  • Richland School operates within the Giles County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 723 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 28% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-12
Total Students 723 students
Richland School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Richland School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Richland School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Richland School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (TN) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Richland School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
2%
Richland School Asian Students (2008-2009)
Hispanic
1%
8%
Richland School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
1%
22%
Richland School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
96%
65%
Richland School White Students (1989-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Richland School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Richland School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Richland School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown TN 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.
0.08 0.27
Richland 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 School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2013)
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.
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Richland School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2013)

District Comparison

  • Giles County School District's student population of 4,030 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,720 in this district is less than the state average of $9,003. The district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,525 is less than the state average of $9,420. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Giles County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
8
Number of Students Managed 4,030 3,513
Giles County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $35 MM $32 MM
Giles County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $33 MM
Giles County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,720 $9,003
Giles County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,525 $9,420
Giles County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, TN Dept. of Education

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    8.2 miles
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    Grades: PK-2 | 538 students
    9.6 miles
    606 Cedar La
    PulaskiTN 38478
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    Grades: 3-5 | 412 students
    9.6 miles
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    9.7 miles
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    PulaskiTN 38478
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