Richland Upper Elementary



Richland Upper Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Richland Upper Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 162
4 138
5 162
6 154
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0
UG 11

Richland Upper Elementary is a public elementary school located in Richland, MS in the Rankin County School District. It enrolls 627 students in grades 1st through 12th. Richland Upper Elementary is the 135th largest public school in Mississippi and the 11,930th largest nationally. It has 19.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 627
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.55

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Richland Upper Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 333
(53%)
6,137
(52%)
 Female 294
(47%)
5,705
(48%)

Richland Upper Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 422
(67%)
8,590
(73%)
 Black 133
(21%)
2,554
(22%)
 Hispanic 62
(10%)
295
(2%)
 Two or More 6
(1%)
222
(2%)
 Asian 4
(1%)
167
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
10
(0%)

Richland Upper Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 420
(67%)
4,699
(40%)
 Not Eligible 151
(24%)
6,549
(55%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 56
(9%)
594
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 509 ranked schools in Mississippi, Richland Upper Elementary is ranked 147th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Richland Upper Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (75.9%) is slightly lower than the state average of 77.0%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Richland Upper Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 620
2006 663
2007 635
2008 645
2009 650
2010 640
2011 635
2012 615
2013 596
2014 576
2015 627

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.1
2006 20
2007 18.1
2008 18.4
2009 18.9
2010 17.5
2011 18.5
2012 18.5
2013 19
2014 18.5
2015 19.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63548387096774
2006 0.61236802413273
2007 0.66456692913386
2008 0.63410852713178
2009 0.64307692307692
2010 0.675
2011 0.64094488188976
2012 0.68943089430894
2013 0.72315436241611
2014 0.73263888888889
2015 0.7591706539075

Compare Richland Upper Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,535.9% 15.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,990.0% 19.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 75.9%
 
State Average 77.0%
 

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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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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