Richlands Middle School

Tel: (276)963-5370
  • Richlands Middle School serves 558 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the VA average of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 2% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • 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 19% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students558 students
Richlands Middle School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Richlands Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
Richlands Middle School Total Teachers (1990-2015)
Students by GradeRichlands Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(VA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
Richlands Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2015)
Asian
n/a
6%
Richlands Middle School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Black
n/a
23%
Richlands Middle School Black Students (2010-2013)
White
98%
52%
Richlands Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
2%
5%
Richlands Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRichlands Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownVA 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.
0.040.66
Richlands Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
44%
34%
Richlands Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
6%
6%
Richlands Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Tazewell County School District's student population of 6,226 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,498 in this district is less than the state average of $10,576. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,538 is less than the state average of $10,658. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameTazewell County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed6,2263,627
Tazewell County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$61 MM$42 MM
Tazewell County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$62 MM$42 MM
Tazewell County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,498$10,576
Tazewell County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,538$10,658
Tazewell County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, VA Dept. of Education

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