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For the 2021 school year, there are 56 public schools serving 39,314 students in Richardson Independent School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Texas.
Public Schools in Richardson Independent School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the Texas public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 47% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Richardson Independent School District are Prairie Creek Elementary School, Brentfield Elementary School and Spring Creek Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Richardson Independent School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 72% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameRichardson Independent School District
School District Websitehttp://www.richardson.k12.tx.us
School District Phone Number(469) 593-0000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (TX)
# of Schools56 Schools8,950 Schools
# of Students39,314 Students5,396,248 Students
# of Teachers2,651 Teachers355,266 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Rank

Richardson Independent School District, which is ranked #310 of all 1,200 school districts in Texas (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 89% has increased from 88% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#315 out of 1201 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Richardson Independent   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richardson Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richardson Independent   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
89%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Richardson Independent   School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.720.64
# of American Indian Students136 Students20,584 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students2,848 Students235,497 Students
% Asian Students
7%
4%
# of Hispanic Students14,908 Students2,825,310 Students
% Hispanic Students
38%
52%
# of Black Students8,420 Students679,965 Students
% Black Students
22%
13%
# of White Students11,913 Students1,504,369 Students
% White Students
30%
28%
# of Hawaiian Students51 Students8,027 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,038 Students122,410 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1,410254,602
# of Students in Kindergarten:3,120371,403
# of Students in 1st Grade:3,092388,440
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3,157394,215
# of Students in 3rd Grade:3,203409,782
# of Students in 4th Grade:3,113413,320
# of Students in 5th Grade:3,105413,857
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,948402,112
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,785402,180
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,742398,317
# of Students in 9th Grade:3,155433,439
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,804397,445
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,437371,962
# of Students in 12th Grade:2,243345,174
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,839 in this school district is less than the state median of $12,556. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $11,852 is less than the state median of $12,335. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (TX)
Total Revenue$426 MM$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Richardson Independent   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$466 MM$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Richardson Independent   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,839$12,556
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Richardson Independent   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,852$12,335
This chart display average spending per public school student in Richardson Independent   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Richardson Independent School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Prairie Creek Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    2120 E Prairie Creek Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-6300

    Grades: K-6 | 335 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Brentfield Elementary School Math: 85% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6767 Brentfield Dr
    Dallas, TX 75248
    (469) 593-5730

    Grades: PK-6 | 789 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Spring Creek Elementary School Math: 80-84% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    7667 Roundrock Rd
    Dallas, TX 75248
    (469) 593-4500

    Grades: PK-6 | 331 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Canyon Creek Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    2100 Copper Rdg Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-6500

    Grades: PK-6 | 296 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Mohawk Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1500 Mimosa Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-6600

    Grades: PK-6 | 455 students
  • Rank: #66.
    White Rock Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    9229 Chiswell Rd
    Dallas, TX 75238
    (469) 593-2700

    Grades: K-6 | 925 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Bowie Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    7643 La Manga Dr
    Dallas, TX 75248
    (469) 593-6000

    Grades: K-6 | 626 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Math/science/tech Magnet Math: 80% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    450 Abrams Rd
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-7300

    Grades: PK-6 | 616 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Moss Haven Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    9202 Moss Farm Ln
    Dallas, TX 75243
    (469) 593-2200

    Grades: PK-6 | 491 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Arapaho Classical Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 71% | Reading: 68%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    1300 Cypress Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-6400

    Grades: PK-6 | 582 students
  • Rank: #1111.
    Parkhill J High School Math: 71% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    16500 Shadybank Dr
    Dallas, TX 75248
    (469) 593-5600

    Grades: 7-8 | 636 students
  • Rank: #1212.
    Richardson North J High School Math: 66% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    1820 N Floyd Rd
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-5400

    Grades: 7-8 | 632 students
  • Rank: #1313.
    Prestonwood Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    6525 La Cosa
    Dallas, TX 75248
    (469) 593-6700

    Grades: PK-6 | 455 students
  • Rank: #1414.
    Merriman Park Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    7101 Winedale Dr
    Dallas, TX 75231
    (469) 593-2800

    Grades: PK-6 | 575 students
  • Rank: #1515.
    Apollo J High School Math: 58% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1600 Apollo Rd
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-7900

    Grades: 7-8 | 650 students
  • Rank: #1616.
    Richardson High School Math: 54% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1250 W Belt Line Rd
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-3000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,770 students
  • Rank: #1717.
    Westwood Math Science Leadership Magnet Magnet School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    7630 Arapaho Rd
    Dallas, TX 75248
    (469) 593-3600

    Grades: 7-8 | 675 students
  • Rank: #1818.
    Big Springs Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    3301 W Campbell Rd
    Garland, TX 75044
    (469) 593-8100

    Grades: K-6 | 324 students
  • Rank: #1919.
    Richardson West J High School Math: 55% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1309 Holly Dr
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-3700

    Grades: 7-8 | 711 students
  • Rank: #2020.
    Lake Highlands J High School Math: 57% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    10301 Walnut Hill Ln
    Dallas, TX 75238
    (469) 593-1600

    Grades: 7-8 | 808 students
  • Rank: #2121.
    Lake Highlands Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9501 Ferndale Rd
    Dallas, TX 75238
    (469) 593-2100

    Grades: PK-6 | 756 students
  • Rank: #2222.
    Yale Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    1900 E Collins Blvd
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-8300

    Grades: K-6 | 427 students
  • Rank: #2323.
    Richardson Terrace Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    300 N Dorothy Ave
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-8700

    Grades: PK-6 | 527 students
  • Rank: #2424.
    Dartmouth Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    417 Dartmouth Ln
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-8400

    Grades: PK-6 | 404 students
  • Rank: #2525.
    Springridge Elementary School Math: 59% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1801 E Spring Vly Rd
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-8600

    Grades: K-6 | 345 students
  • Rank: #2626.
    Pearce High School Math: 47% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1600 N Coit Rd
    Richardson, TX 75080
    (469) 593-5000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,383 students
  • Rank: #2727.
    O Henry Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    4100 Tynes Dr
    Garland, TX 75042
    (469) 593-8200

    Grades: PK-6 | 453 students
  • Rank: #2828.
    Lake Highlands High School Math: 49% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    9449 Church Rd
    Dallas, TX 75238
    (469) 593-1000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,793 students
  • Rank: #2929.
    Liberty J High School Math: 46% | Reading: 46%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    10330 Lawler Rd
    Dallas, TX 75243
    (469) 593-7888

    Grades: 7-8 | 616 students
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Jess Harben Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    600 S Glenville Dr
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-8800

    Grades: PK-6 | 391 students
  • Rank: #30-3130.- 31.
    Northwood Hills Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    14532 Meandering Way
    Dallas, TX 75240
    (469) 593-4300

    Grades: K-6 | 440 students
  • Rank: #3232.
    Wallace Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    9921 Kirkhaven Dr
    Dallas, TX 75238
    (469) 593-2600

    Grades: PK-6 | 809 students
  • Rank: #3333.
    Mark Twain Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1200 Larkspur Dr
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-4800

    Grades: PK-6 | 594 students
  • Rank: #3434.
    Northlake Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 37%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    10059 Ravensway Dr
    Dallas, TX 75238
    (469) 593-2300

    Grades: PK-6 | 595 students
  • Rank: #3535.
    Berkner High School Math: 38% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1600 E Spring Vly Rd
    Richardson, TX 75081
    (469) 593-7000

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,642 students
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