James Rickards High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
3013 Jim Lee Rd
Tallahassee, FL 32301
Phone
(850) 414-5500
District
LEON
County
LEON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1596
Classroom Teachers
66

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Florida

5

(10 is best)

Better than 46.0% of FL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

James Rickards High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
44%
51%
41%
54%
46%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

30 25 20 15 10 5 0
24
17
17
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 504 31.6%
Grade 10 431 27.0%
Grade 11 370 23.2%
Grade 12 291 18.2%
Total 1596 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 7.4% 41.6% 38.7%
Black 79.2% 45.8% 22.5%
Hispanic 6.7% 8.2% 35.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.6% 4.2% 2.9%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 53.4% 40.6% 54.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 53.4% 39.3% 48.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 1.3% 5.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 289,770 21,477,737
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 412.9 394
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.2% 5.4%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 16.9%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.3% 31.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.3% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 12.9% 20.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 113,658 7,736,311
Single Parent Households With Children 10.3% 10.2%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.5% 88.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 46.2% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.9% 11.2%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.6% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.2% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.2% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 19.2%
$15,000 - $29,999 14.3% 15.0%
$15,000 or less 13.8% 10.8%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,148 $176,411,000 49.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $288 $9,872,000 2.8%
Staff $597 $20,468,000 5.8%
General Administration $85 $2,916,000 0.8%
School Administration $599 $20,525,000 5.8%
Operation $852 $29,201,000 8.3%
Transportation $421 $14,418,000 4.1%
Other $420 $14,379,000 4.1%
Total Support $3,262 $111,779,000 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,904 $65,261,000 18.5%
Total Expenditures $10,314 $353,451,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,693 $16,242,077,000 54.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $410 $1,168,509,000 3.9%
Staff $560 $1,598,875,000 5.4%
General Administration $86 $245,327,000 0.8%
School Administration $505 $1,439,768,000 4.8%
Operation $898 $2,562,551,000 8.6%
Transportation $356 $1,016,052,000 3.4%
Other $241 $688,912,000 2.3%
Total Support $3,057 $8,719,994,000 29.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,717 $4,898,903,000 16.4%
Total Expenditures $10,467 $29,860,974,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%