Avg. test scores 16%
High school dipl. 11%
Bachelors degree 43%
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Richland school information

Average Test Scores56%54%48%
Student/Teacher ratio18:120:116:1
Total public schools131,99179,221
Total private schools454824,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1477,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in Richland are 16% higher than the national average
  • There are approximately 13 public schools in Richland
  • 92.6% of people in Richland have completed 8th grade
  • 92.2% of people in Richland have completed high school
  • 43.4% of people in Richland have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in Richland

      Completed 8th grade92.6%87.5%84.3%
      Completed high school92.2%86.6%83.0%
      Completed some college77.4%67.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree54.2%43.3%38.5%
      Completed bachelors43.4%33.6%30.3%
      Completed masters17.6%12.3%11.5%
      Completed professional degree6.0%3.6%3.3%
      Completed doctorate4.1%1.5%1.3%

      Richland, WA School Districts

      • Richland School District
      • Star School District

      There are a total of 13 public schools, 4 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in Richland. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Richland, WA schools is 56%. The average student to teacher ratio is 18:1. In Richland, WA, an average of 92.6% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 92.2% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      CityPopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      West Richland, WA13,40762%28.1%
      Kennewick, WA77,97546%4.1%
      Pasco, WA68,56734%29.7%
      Benton City, WA3,19331%35.2%
      Richland, WA53,22756%16.3%

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      Pensacola, FL53,25045%5.6%
      Revere, MA53,16549%1.3%
      Hoboken, NJ53,13658%20.0%
      Ankeny, IA53,41383%73.4%
      Doral, FL53,42676%58.3%
      Richland, WA53,22756%16.3%
      Source: The Richland, WA education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.