Richwoods High School

  • Richwoods High School serves 1,225 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 32%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is higher than the Illinois state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Richwoods High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Illinois for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Illinois state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Illinois state average of 52% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Richwoods High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Illinois for:

School Overview

  • Richwoods High School's student population of 1,225 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 79 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers79 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richwoods High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,672 schools in Illinois (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Richwoods High School is 0.70, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IL)
Overall Testing Rank#1220 out of 3672 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
32%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
37%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
5%
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Hispanic
8%
26%
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Black
29%
17%
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White
45%
48%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.68
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Graduation Rate
88%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
5%
2%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePeoria 150 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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