PROFICIENCY 19% 50% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
30%West Contra Costa Unified
27%Richmond
38%California

Richmond High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "West Contra Costa Unified" in Richmond, CA. There are a total of 1,486 students and 69 teachers at Richmond High, for a student to teacher ratio of 22 to 1. There are a total of 1,218 free lunch students and 165 reduced lunch students.

Richmond High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 19.0%, which is 50% lower than the California average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1486
Teachers68.57
Student/Teacher ratio22:1
Free lunch1218
Reduced lunch165

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

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 Richmond High, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All8%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School8%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School30%

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.

Richmond High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictCaliforniaNational
White 1.5% 7.7% 24.1% 51.1%
Black 5.5% 18.5% 6.2% 15.9%
Asian 6.3% 13.1% 11.1% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 85.4% 58.4% 54.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.1% 0.3% 0.7% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.9% 0.8% 0.8% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.3% 1.1% 3.1% 3.1%

Richmond demographics profile

StatisticRichmondCaliforniaNational
Population108,30339,512,223328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,60325691
Median age35.836.037.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)47%52%55%
Speak English48%56%79%
Speak Spanish35%29%13%

Education level achieved in Richmond

IndexRichmondCaliforniaNational
Completed 8th grade77.2%81.1%84.3%
Completed high school75.0%79.8%83.0%
Completed some college56.3%61.5%59.4%
Completed associate degree34.3%39.8%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.3%32.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.2%11.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.9%3.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.3%1.6%1.3%
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Source: The Richmond High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.