Richwood High School

  • Richwood High School serves 390 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the WV 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 10%.
  • Richwood High School operates within the Nicholas County s School District.
  • Nicholas County s School District's 81% graduation rate is higher than the WV state average of 80%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 390 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 390 students
Richwood High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Richwood High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Richwood High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Richwood High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.04 is less than the state average of 0.12. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WV) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Richwood High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Black
n/a
5%
Richwood High School Black Students (2006-2013)
White
98%
90%
Richwood High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Richwood High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
2%
Richwood High School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
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.
0.04 0.12
Richwood High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Richwood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Richwood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Nicholas County s School District's student population of 3,953 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 81% has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,836 in this district is less than the state average of $14,238. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,798 is less than the state average of $14,179. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Nicholas County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
10
Number of Students Managed 3,953 3,418
Nicholas County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 81% 80%
Nicholas County s School District Graduation Rate (1994-2015)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $49 MM
Nicholas County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $52 MM $49 MM
Nicholas County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $12,836 $14,238
Nicholas County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $12,798 $14,179
Nicholas County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WV Dept. of Education

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