Richards Middle School



Richards Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Richards Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 501
7 482
8 424
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Richards Middle School is a public elementary school located in Lawrenceville, GA in the Gwinnett County School District. It enrolls 1,407 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,407
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 87.2

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Richards Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 713
(51%)
56,203
(48%)
 Male 694
(49%)
59,819
(52%)

Richards Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 650
(46%)
34,927
(30%)
 Hispanic 439
(31%)
32,174
(28%)
 White 173
(12%)
32,718
(28%)
 Asian 86
(6%)
11,471
(10%)
 Two or More 51
(4%)
4,259
(4%)
 American Indian 7
(0%)
309
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
164
(0%)

Richards Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 995
(71%)
58,746
(51%)
 Not Eligible 260
(18%)
47,917
(41%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 152
(11%)
9,359
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of Richards Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (81.5%) is higher than the state average of 62.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Richards Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 2320
2006 2430
2007 2409
2008 2336
2009 2164
2010 2194
2011 1423
2012 1407

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15
2006 15
2007 13.7
2008 13.8
2009 14.1
2010 16
2011 16.1
2012 16.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63405172413793
2006 0.67530864197531
2007 0.6986301369863
2008 0.73672945205479
2009 0.77125693160813
2010 0.8003646308113
2011 0.79550245959241
2012 0.81520966595593

Compare Richards Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,448.8% 14.5:1
 
1,610.0% 16.1:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 62.6%
 
This School 81.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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