Richmond Hill High School in Richmond Hill, GA - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,832
  • Type
    Public, Coed
  • Reviews
    350 3.3
  • Ranking

Richmond Hill High School is a public coed school in Richmond Hill, Georgia. It has 1,832 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 88% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 350 reviews written and they have been mixed.

1 Wildcat Dr
Richmond Hill, GA 31324
(912) 459-5151

Ratings and Reviews
3.3 from 350 reviews
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    • Niche User
    • 4
    Teachers: The teachers are really engaging and are enthusiastic about their subjects
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Extracurriculars: Our school has an abundant amount of extracurricular activities to join for all interests. The people involved in these activities are highly involved, and love what they are doing. The most popular actives would be Band, JROTC, Key Club, FCCLA, or World Cultures and HOSA.
    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Its never a dull moment at our school, that is for sure. All the kids laugh together an interact greatly together, we have amazing teacher-student relationships, there is more that drama than i would have liked there to be, but that's what makes my school great and unique.
    • High School Junior
    • 3
    Teachers: My teachers are very knowledgeable. They try there hardest to make sure we learn the curriculum, regardless of if we want to or not. they take our feelings into consideration majority of the time as well.
    • Niche User
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I really liked my school. I was able to achieve good grades while playing varsity volleyball, all due to the help and support of the staff. I was even in honors and AP classes and still made a 4.0

Academics Read more about this school's academics

Nearby Schools

Niche Grade Name Type
3.33 Dr. George Washington Carver Elementary School Public, Coed
3.33 Richmond Hill Elementary School Public, Coed
2.33 Richmond Hill Primary School Public, Coed
3.33 Richmond Hill Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Southwest Middle School Public, Coed
3.33 Southwest Elementary School Public, Coed
3.66 Georgetown School Public, Coed
Butler Academy Private, Religious, Coed

Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
2.66 New Hampstead High School 10 mi. 1,261
1.66 Windsor Forest High School 10 mi. 1,145
2.33 Liberty County High School 14 mi. 1,110
2.33 Jenkins High School 15 mi. 1,012
2.33 South Effingham High School 18 mi. 1,476

Around Richmond Hill High School

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

Gender

Gender
Female 46%
Male 53%

Student Diversity

Richmond Hill High School United States Georgia Jenkins High School Liberty County High School New Hampstead High School South Effingham High School Windsor Forest High School
White 69.0% 51.0% 42.7% 23.0% 31.0% 39.0% 82.0% 24.0%
African American 15.0% 15.0% 36.9% 67.0% 52.0% 49.0% 9.0% 63.0%
Hispanic 7.0% 25.0% 13.3% 0% 8.0% 3.0% 3.0% 3.0%
Asian 3.0% 4.8% 3.6% 2.0% 1.0% 2.0% 0% 2.0%
Multiracial 3.0% 2.8% 3.1% 5.0% 5.0% 4.0% 2.0% 6.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0.2% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 27.5%
Grade 10 27.1%
Grade 11 22.9%
Grade 12 22.5%

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 56 responses

  • 52% Yes
  • 29% Not sure.
  • 20% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 41 responses

  • 21% Marching band
  • 18% Mr. Traywick. Take any of his classes
  • 17% School spirit
  • 16% Certain teacher: AP & honors subjects mostly
  • 8% Sports
  • 8% My friends
  • 7% Good learning environment
  • 4% Vending machines
  • 1% Nothing.

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 24 responses

  • 25% Administration is disconnected and unaware
  • 23% Lack of stability with administration
  • 17% They focus more on football than academics
  • 17% Poor guidance counselor
  • 6% Unnecessary rules
  • 4% Rigid social hierarchy
  • 4% Short lunch break
  • 4% Unaddressed Racism

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 43 responses

  • 53% We have an east & west campus
  • 19% The band program
  • 9% There is a place for everyone to fit in
  • 7% JROTC PROGRAM
  • 7% Nothing. This is a sterotypical high school.
  • 2% There is always a second chance
  • 2% The drama club- we're the best underdogs

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 43 responses

  • 23% Very football oriented
  • 16% Big
  • 16% All of the above
  • 14% Preppy rich kids
  • 9% Very atheltic
  • 7% Rednecks
  • 7% Drama
  • 5% White Priviledge.
  • 2% No game spirit

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 29 responses

  • 24% Stay on the teachers' good side
  • 21% Walk on the right side of the hallway!
  • 17% All of the above
  • 17% Have low expectations for lunch.
  • 10% Worry about you. Focus on you and yours.
  • 10% Make sure you have smart friends

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 42 responses

  • 2% I love everything about this school.
  • 71% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 21% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 5% I hate everything about this school.