Richwoods High School

6301 N University St

Peoria, IL 61614

Tel: (309)693-4400
  • Richwoods High School serves 1,331 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the IL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 51%.
  • Richwoods High School operates within the Peoria 150 School District.
  • Peoria 150 School District's 69% graduation rate is lower than the IL state average of 88%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1331 students has declined by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 89 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,331 students
Richwoods High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Richwoods High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 89 teachers
Richwoods High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Richwoods High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.66 is more than the state average of 0.31. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (IL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Richwoods High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
3%
5%
Richwoods High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
7%
25%
Richwoods High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
33%
17%
Richwoods High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
47%
49%
Richwoods High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Richwoods High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
10%
3%
Richwoods High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Richwoods High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown IL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.66 0.31
Richwoods 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.
38%
52%
Richwoods High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
5%
2%
Richwoods High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Peoria 150 School District's student population of 13,616 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 85% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,275 in this district is less than the state average of $16,005. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $15,354 is higher than the state average of $14,988. The district spending/student has grown by 24% over four years.
School District Name Peoria 150 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
3
Number of Students Managed 13,616 753
Peoria 150 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 69% 88%
Peoria 150 School District Graduation Rate (1994-2010)
District Total Revenue $197 MM $12 MM
Peoria 150 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $212 MM $11 MM
Peoria 150 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,275 $16,005
Peoria 150 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $15,354 $14,988
Peoria 150 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, IL Dept. of Education

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