451 E South
Richmond, MO 64085
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Richmond High School serves 418 students in grades 9-12.
Richmond High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 37%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 30% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 418 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50% in MO)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Richmond High School's student population of 418 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Richmond High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Richmond High School is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1261 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
2%
7%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
88%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.22
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Graduation Rate
80-84%
90%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
43%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What schools are Richmond High School often compared to?

Richmond High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lawson High School by visitors of our site.

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 45-49% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).

What is the graduation rate of Richmond High School?

The graduation rate of Richmond High School is 80-84%, which is lower than the Missouri state average of 90%.

How many students attend Richmond High School?

418 students attend Richmond High School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

88% of Richmond High School students are White, 5% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Richmond High School?

Richmond High School has a student ration of 15:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.

What grades does Richmond High School offer ?

Richmond High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12

What school district is Richmond High School part of?

Richmond High School is part of Richmond R-XVI School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 418 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 12%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 80-84% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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