Richlands Middle School

, No Street Address

Grundy, VA 24614

Tel: (276)963-5370
  • Richlands Middle School serves 558 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the VA average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 49%.
  • Richlands Middle School operates within the Tazewell County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 558 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 22% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 558 students
Richlands Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Richlands Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Richlands Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by Grade Richlands Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Richlands Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
n/a
6%
Richlands Middle School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Black
n/a
23%
Richlands Middle School Black Students (2010-2013)
White
98%
51%
Richlands Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Richlands Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Richlands Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.04 0.42
Richlands Middle 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
Richlands Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2014)
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.
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Richlands Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Tazewell County School District's student population of 6,226 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,164 in this district is less than the state average of $11,091. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,046 is less than the state average of $11,504. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Tazewell County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 6,226 3,627
Tazewell County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $40 MM
Tazewell County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $59 MM $42 MM
Tazewell County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,164 $11,091
Tazewell County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,046 $11,504
Tazewell County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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