Richmond High School

1250 23rd St, Richmond, CA 94804 | (510) 237-8770
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 1,671
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1250 23rd St., Richmond, CA 94804
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 1,671
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 79.9
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 857 (51.3%)
  • Females: 814 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 200 (12.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 1,036 (62.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 1,236 (74.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Richmond High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.1%
Black1599.5%
Asian1338.0%
Hispanic1,33780.0%
White301.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Richmond High School
  Number Percent
8th Grade50.3%
9th Grade41925.1%
10th Grade46227.6%
11th Grade44226.5%
12th Grade34320.5%
Graduates Information (2010)
Graduation Rate
School:
77.1%
District:
74.2%
State:
78.6%
Teacher Education Background (2009)
Percent With Ph.D.
School:
1.1%
District:
6.0%
Percent With Master's Degree
School:
13.3%
District:
25.4%
Percent With Bachelor's Degree
School:
38.9%
District:
11.2%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2009)
Percent of Teachers With Emergency Credentials: 1.2%
Percent of Teachers With Credentials: 75.6%
Number of Certificated Staff: 90.0
Average Number of Years of Teacher Experience: 10.6
Average Age
School:
42.2
District:
49.4
Source: CA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Richmond High School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on CST state exams in the following subjects:
  • CST Algebra I
  • CST Algebra II
  • CST Biology
  • CST Chemistry
  • CST English-Language Arts
  • CST Geometry
  • CST Science
  • CST Summative High School Math
  • CST U.S. History
  • CST World History
AYP Results (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No
ELA AYP Met: No
Math AYP Met: No
Program Improvement (PI) Requirement Under NCLB (2010)
First Year PI Requirement was Implemented: 1998-1999
School's Placement Under NCLB: Year 5
ACT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking ACT Exam: 6.0%
Average Combined Score: 17.8
Percent Scoring At or Above 21: 24.0%
SAT Exam Results (2009)
Percent of Students Taking SAT Exam: 21.3%
Average Combined Score: 1,210.7
Critical Reading Average: 397.3
Math Average: 412.6
Writing Average: 400.8
Percent Scoring At or Above 1500: 13.6%

CST - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20106.0%6.0%22.0%
20098.0%5.0%21.0%
20082.0%4.0%18.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201017.0%31.0%55.0%
200929.0%31.0%51.0%
200834.0%35.0%52.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201024.0%39.0%54.0%
200928.0%36.0%50.0%
200824.0%36.0%49.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20108.0%22.0%46.0%
20091.0%19.0%47.0%
20085.0%21.0%43.0%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20105.0%8.0%40.0%
200910.0%13.0%37.0%
200810.0%17.0%36.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201027.0%16.0%38.0%
200925.0%20.0%34.0%
200814.0%15.0%35.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
20104.0%14.0%47.0%
20099.0%20.0%44.0%
200812.0%22.0%41.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201019.0%30.0%45.0%
200919.0%31.0%44.0%
200812.0%28.0%41.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20101.0%4.0%14.0%
20091.0%3.0%14.0%
20082.0%4.0%12.0%
 
CST Science Test
201022.0%27.0%46.0%
200921.0%29.0%44.0%
200812.0%24.0%40.0%
 
CST World History Test
201017.0%22.0%42.0%
200914.0%21.0%38.0%
20086.0%20.0%33.0%
 
CST Algebra I Test
20091.0%2.0%11.0%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra II Test
20103.0%2.0%14.0%
20093.0%2.0%12.0%
20083.0%3.0%11.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201021.0%19.0%46.0%
200916.0%24.0%41.0%
20087.0%33.0%39.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201021.0%13.0%30.0%
20099.0%9.0%27.0%
20085.0%7.0%25.0%
 
CST English-Language Arts Test
201018.0%29.0%42.0%
200912.0%28.0%40.0%
200810.0%28.0%37.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201017.0%28.0%50.0%
200919.0%28.0%47.0%
200810.0%26.0%43.0%
 
CST U.S. History Test
201023.0%28.0%45.0%
200918.0%27.0%44.0%
200812.0%26.0%38.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20092.0%1.0%7.0%
20082.0%2.0%6.0%
 
CST World History Test
20098.0%25.0%11.0%
 

End of Course - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
CST Algebra I Test
20104.0%11.0%31.0%
20096.0%9.0%28.0%
20081.0%10.0%25.0%
 
CST Algebra II Test
20104.0%6.0%31.0%
20096.0%8.0%28.0%
20087.0%11.0%27.0%
 
CST Biology Test
201020.0%24.0%46.0%
200925.0%26.0%42.0%
200824.0%27.0%42.0%
 
CST Chemistry Test
201014.0%13.0%38.0%
20099.0%13.0%36.0%
20087.0%14.0%32.0%
 
CST Geometry Test
20103.0%11.0%27.0%
20091.0%8.0%26.0%
20083.0%9.0%24.0%
 
CST Summative High School Math Test
201017.0%31.0%54.0%
200921.0%33.0%50.0%
200810.0%31.0%47.0%
 
CST World History Test
201017.0%21.0%41.0%
200913.0%22.0%38.0%
20085.0%18.0%33.0%
 
Source: CA Department of Education 2009-2010

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