PROFICIENCY 80% 70% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #14 of 327 in Austin
  • Ranked #34 of 10638 in Texas
Proficiency Averages
49%Austin
47%Texas

Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders is a school servicing grades 6 to 12 and is located in the district of "Austin Independent School District" in Austin, TX. There are a total of 827 students and 52 teachers at Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1.

Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 80.0%, which is 70% higher than the Texas average.

Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students827
Teachers52
Student/Teacher ratio16:1

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment253
Taking some courses250
Taking some courses (not tests)4
Passing some courses125
Passing no courses117

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders, there are a total of 253 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 250 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
675-79%
755-59%
880-84%
High School80-89%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All83%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
665-69%
780-84%
885-89%
High School>= 95%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictTexasNational
White 21.6% 24.6% 29.4% 51.1%
Black 8.5% 8.2% 13.1% 15.9%
Asian 2.7% 3.6% 3.9% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 63.0% 60.7% 51.0% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.0% 2.5% 2.1% 3.1%

Austin demographics profile

StatisticAustinTexasNational
Population907,77928,995,881328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)2,83011391
Median age32.434.237.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%56%55%
Speak English68%65%79%
Speak Spanish24%30%13%

Education level achieved in Austin

IndexAustinTexasNational
Completed 8th grade86.2%79.3%84.3%
Completed high school85.3%77.8%83.0%
Completed some college71.6%57.3%59.4%
Completed associate degree52.8%34.9%38.5%
Completed bachelors47.7%28.1%30.3%
Completed masters17.5%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.3%2.6%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.3%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Richards Sch For Young Women Leaders data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.