Richmond Heights High School

  • Richmond Heights High School serves 256 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is approximately equal to the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Richmond Heights High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Richmond Heights High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Ohio for:

School Overview

  • Richmond Heights High School's student population of 256 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students256 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richmond Heights High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Richmond Heights High School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall Testing Rank#2523 out of 3255 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:118:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
4%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
6%
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Black
87%
17%
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White
6%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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Diversity Score0.240.48
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Graduation Rate80-84%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
90%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichmond Heights Local School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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