Richmond Middle School

715 S Wellington St
Richmond, MO 64085
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Richmond Middle School serves 379 students in grades 6-8.
Richmond Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (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 39% (which is lower than the Missouri state average of 46%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Richmond Middle School's student population of 379 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
21 teachers
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School Rankings

Richmond Middle 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 Middle School is 0.26, 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#1257 out of 2092 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
8%
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Black
4%
15%
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White
86%
69%
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Hawaiian
n/a
1%
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.26
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Richmond Middle School's ranking?
Richmond Middle School is ranked #1257 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Richmond Middle School?
379 students attend Richmond Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
86% of Richmond Middle School students are White, 6% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Richmond Middle School?
Richmond Middle School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Richmond Middle School offer ?
Richmond Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Richmond Middle School part of?
Richmond Middle School is part of Richmond R-XVI School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 379 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 14%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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