Richardson ISD School District

400 S GREENVILLE AVE
RICHARDSON , TX 75081 - 4198
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Richardson ISD School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Texas for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 55 public schools serving 37,787 students in Richardson ISD 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 ISD 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 ISD 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 ISD School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Texas.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Texas public school average of 73% (majority Hispanic).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (TX)
# Schools
55 Schools
9,055 Schools
# Students
37,787 Students
5,372,465 Students
# Teachers
2,841 Teachers
369,164 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Richardson ISD School District, which is ranked #311 of all 1,194 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 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (TX)
Overall District Rank
#315 out of 1201 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Richardson ISD  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 ISD  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 ISD  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 ISD  School District and public school graduation rate of TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.72
0.64
# American Indian Students
98 Students
18,751 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
2,652 Students
254,161 Students
% Asian Students
7%
5%
# Hispanic Students
14,377 Students
2,840,027 Students
% Hispanic Students
38%
53%
# Black Students
8,394 Students
681,193 Students
% Black Students
22%
13%
# White Students
11,129 Students
1,424,019 Students
% White Students
30%
26%
# Hawaiian Students
36 Students
8,263 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,101 Students
143,704 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
3%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,492
217,846
# Students in K Grade:
2,835
361,341
# Students in 1st Grade:
2,961
381,379
# Students in 2nd Grade:
2,924
380,041
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,864
381,044
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,779
385,309
# Students in 5th Grade:
2,876
395,638
# Students in 6th Grade:
2,970
414,487
# Students in 7th Grade:
2,801
421,484
# Students in 8th Grade:
2,871
422,639
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,937
436,952
# Students in 10th Grade:
2,722
420,921
# Students in 11th Grade:
2,436
388,558
# Students in 12th Grade:
2,319
364,776
# Ungraded Students:
-
50

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $11,645 in this school district is less than the state median of $13,045. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,527 is less than the state median of $12,825. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (TX)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$440 MM
$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Richardson ISD  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$473 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Richardson ISD  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$11,645
$13,045
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Richardson ISD  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,527
$12,825
This chart display average spending per public school student in Richardson ISD  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in TX by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Richardson ISD School District Public Schools (2022-23)

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
| 304 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: K-6
| 798 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
| 392 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
| 303 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
| 444 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: PK-6
| 967 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: PK-6
| 644 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: K-6
| 577 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
| 498 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: K-6
| 561 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
| 667 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
| 664 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
| 466 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: K-6
| 520 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
| 651 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
| 2,795 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
| 682 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
| 354 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
| 759 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
| 849 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
| 738 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
| 384 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
| 528 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
| 370 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
| 328 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
| 2,396 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
| 499 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
| 2,780 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
| 639 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
| 384 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
| 406 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
| 676 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
| 498 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
| 549 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
| 2,429 students
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 55
  • Enrollment: 37,787 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Btm 50% in TX)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 54% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), TX Dept. of Education

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