Richard Milburn Academy - Lubbock in Lubbock, TX - Niche

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    Public, Charter, Alternative
  • Reviews
    4 3.5
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Richard Milburn Academy - Lubbock is a public, charter, alternative school in Lubbock, Texas. It has 170 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 50% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 4 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

4902 34th St
Lubbock, TX 79410
(806) 740-0811

Ratings and Reviews
3.5 from 4 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Student Culture & Diversity: There is peer pressure but you can encounter that at any school. This school is known at the "bad school" by other schools but it actually is decent, we're all like a family, we know our teachers pretty well, and in a way most of them are like second moms', they're always trying to look out for our best interest. This school has a no fighting policy, so there are hardly any fights, and as for bullying, we stick up for our classmates most of the time, like they were our own siblings. Again, it's like a big family.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Resources & Facilities: There could be more decoration instead of plain white walls. The technology is pretty good, although the excessive blocking makes it difficult for research. There could be attention to seniors from the counselor but other than that they're very helpful.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Good english teachers, chemistry and physics could be better
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: The dress code needs to enforced more, as well as punishment on posession of drugs and weapons.


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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
Premier High School of Lubbock 2 mi. 96
2.33 Matthews Learning Center/New Directions 4 mi. 207
2.66 South Plains Academy Charter High School 4 mi. 225
Project Intercept School 6 mi. 94
3.00 New Deal High School 12 mi. 215

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Student Demographics


Female 49%
Male 50%

Student Diversity

Richard Milburn Academy - Lubbock United States Matthews Learning Center/New Directions New Deal High School Premier High School of Lubbock Project Intercept School South Plains Academy Charter High School
Hispanic 57.0% 25.0% 73.0% 49.0% 36.0% 56.0% 79.0%
White 31.0% 51.0% 8.0% 45.0% 57.0% 6.0% 8.0%
African American 8.0% 15.0% 15.0% 1.0% 4.0% 37.0% 10.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 2.0% 3.0% 2.0% 0% 1.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Asian 0% 4.8% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 14.7%
Grade 10 21.2%
Grade 11 28.8%
Grade 12 35.3%

Educational Outcomes