Richmond Heights Middle School

  • Richmond Heights Middle School serves 510 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Richmond Heights Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Richmond Heights Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Richmond Heights Middle School's student population of 510 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students510 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richmond Heights Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Richmond Heights Middle School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#2696 out of 3650 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richmond Heights Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
47%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Richmond Heights Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
46%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Richmond Heights Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
6%
38%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richmond Heights Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.570.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richmond Heights Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDade School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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