- About Us
Tracing its beginnings to 1840, the Maplewood Richmond Heights School District is the oldest district in St. Louis County. Just over two square miles in size and serving portions of the Cities of Maplewood and Richmond Heights, MRH is one of the smallest districts in the area. Take a look at many of the other ways that sets MRH apart:
Maplewood Richmond Heights School District is fully accredited by the State of Missouri, earning the “Annual Distinction in Performance Award.”
Total enrollment: 1,203*
Percentage of students eligible for free or reduced lunch: 51%
Student/classroom teacher ratio: 12:1
Percentage of teaching staff with a master’s degree or higher: 81%
Average years of teaching experience for MRH staff: 9.4
Attendance rate: 94.5%
Graduation rate: 92.4%
See the district’s 2010-2011 Year in Review for a more in-depth look.
MRH Early Childhood Center, preschool-1st grade: 346
MRH Elementary School, grades 2-6: 381
MRH Middle School, grades 7-8: 145
MRH High School, grades 9-12: 331
State test scores and other data are available through the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education.
MRH is committed to operating a first-class school district while practicing fiscal responsibility and efficient management of district resources. Download a copy of the budget here.
Long-Range Facilities Study Committee Report
In the spring of 2012 the MRH Long-Range Faclities Study Committee, comprised of parents, community members, administrators, teachers, and students, met to create a preliminary facilities plan for the District. The plan they developed goes through 2021. Download a copy of the plan here.