Richardson High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#739
College Readiness Index
38.6
Math Proficiency
3.3
Reading Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 08–12 Grades
  • 2,469 Students
  • 170 Teachers

Richardson High School
1250 WEST BELT LINE RD
RICHARDSON, TX 75080

Phone: (469) 593-3000

District: Richardson Independent School District

Overview

Richardson High School is ranked 81st within Texas. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Richardson High School is 55 percent. The student body makeup is 49 percent male and 51 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 68 percent. Richardson High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Richardson Independent School District.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#739
State Rank
#81

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 2,469
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 68%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 170

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in Reading 96%
Proficient in Math 96%
College Readiness Index 38.6

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 08 – 12
Setting Small City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 4
Total Students 8,902
Proficient in Reading (district average) 96%
Proficient in Math (district average) 95%
College Readiness (district average) 36.0

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