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Welcome to the website of Richmond Community High School (RCHS), home of the mighty “Pharaohs”.

It doesn’t matter if you are a student, parent, staff, alumni or community member, we value each person who is part of our school and are excited to have you in our family. As we continue to work to improve our school, we’ll need your support and commitment to assist us with reaching our goal of continuous academic growth for each of our students.

Thanks to the tireless efforts of the members of the faculty/staff, students, advisory board, and parents, RCHS has once again been ranked by US News & World Report and Newsweek as being among the top high schools in America. In May 2015, US News & World Report ranked RCHS among the top ten high schools in Virginia and the top one percent in America. Recently, on August 19, 2015, Newsweek ranked RCHS as one of the top 500 high schools in the nation that helps students “Beat the Odd.”

The RCHS staff is totally committed to guiding our students into the future by encouraging them to have high educational expectations. Our staff has developed a curriculum that provides students with the intellectual and social experiences needed to prepare them to live productively in and contribute to our rapidly changing highly technological world...

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