Richland High School

1202 Hwy 49 South, Richland, MS 39218 | (601) 939-5144
  • Grades: 7-12
  • Student Enrollment: 835
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3.5 out of 5 | 3 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1202 Highway 49 South, Richland, MS 39218
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Rankin County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,246
  • Graduation Rate: 67.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.3%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.9
  • Enrolled Students: 18,613

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 835
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 67.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 450 (53.9%)
  • Females: 385 (46.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 123 (14.7%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 369 (44.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 492 (58.9%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Richland High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black19923.8%
Asian40.5%
Hispanic293.5%
White60272.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Richland High School
  Number Percent
7th Grade16419.6%
8th Grade14717.6%
9th Grade16519.8%
10th Grade11714.0%
11th Grade11513.8%
12th Grade11714.0%
Ungraded101.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 46%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:42%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 11 Years
  • Average Salary: $39,480
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Richland High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,82742%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$43,64558%
Source: MS Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 3.5

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3 reviews for Richland High School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on July 12, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I would have to say that the schools in Richland are in my opinion the best in Rankin County. My children are army brats and have moved around quite a bit. After enrolling them at Richland they are all thriving and doing great.
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on March 19, 2007
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Many of the teachers in this school are just there to draw a paycheck. It is evident from their attitudes that they have no interest in actually teaching the students. I have had two children in this school and if I had known what it was like before I moved here I would have kept looking before buying a home here. If you care anything about your children DO NOT put them in this school.

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