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Richfield Senior High School is a public school in Richfield, Minnesota. It has 1,155 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 41% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 85 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

7001 Harriet Ave South
Richfield, MN 55423
(612) 798-6100

Ratings and Reviews
3.6 from 85 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 3
    Overall Experience: I had some moments of fun at the school, but if I looked back at it I would say it wasn't all that great of a time.
    • Niche User
    • 2
    Food: The lunch most of the time wasn't all that great. Very plain and filled with a punch of processed foods.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Administration & Policies: The guidelines that school had were all quite reasonable. Anyone that thought otherwise had quite a short fuse to them.

    In my specific grade, there really wasn't any bullying; we weren't all friends but we knew each other and didn't mess with each other.
    • Niche User
    • 3
    Sports & Fitness: There seemed to be a main focus in football, track, tennis, soccer, and baseball. Any other sport did not come into the limelight. Not all the students but most of them had some school spirit and enough attended games.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: Most of the teachers that I had were great and very knowledgeable and passionate with what they taught.

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.33 Richfield Intermediate Elementary School 1 mi. 837
2.33 Richfield Middle School 1 mi. 851
3.00 Anthony Middle School 2 mi. 866
2.66 Valley View Middle School 2 mi. 722
3.33 Washburn Senior High School 3 mi. 1,162

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity


Male 52%
Female 47%

Student Diversity

Richfield Senior High School United States Anthony Middle School Richfield Intermediate Elementary School Richfield Middle School Valley View Middle School Washburn Senior High School
White 38.0% 51.6% 56.0% 33.0% 27.0% 30.0% 42.0%
Hispanic 28.0% 24.5% 10.0% 29.0% 40.0% 26.0% 20.0%
African American 21.0% 15.2% 26.0% 18.0% 20.0% 27.0% 31.0%
Asian 8.0% 4.7% 5.0% 9.0% 6.0% 9.0% 3.0%
Native American 1.0% 1.1% 1.0% 1.0% 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.6% 0% 6.0% 2.0% 2.0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%


Grade 9 27.4%
Grade 10 26.9%
Grade 11 23.5%
Grade 12 22.3%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 9 responses

  • 56% Yes
  • 33% Not sure.
  • 11% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 46% Nice teachers
  • 23% Students
  • 15% Community support
  • 15% Sports

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 7 responses

  • 43% The way everyone got along despite the diversity
  • 43% Poor and very diverse
  • 14% Everyone has everyone's back, for the most part

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 29% Fun
  • 29% Respectable
  • 29% Not Edina
  • 14% Weird

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 8 responses

  • 88% Teachers are willing to help so ask for it
  • 12% Do your homework

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 7 responses

  • 0% I love everything about this school.
  • 86% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 14% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.