It's Time to Choose

When you choose Richmond, you’re signing up for four years of integrated academic exploration, sharing in decades of traditions, and making lifelong friendships.

You'll be surrounded by valedictorians, National Merit Scholars, accomplished leaders, humanitarians, student-athletes, and artists. You’ll learn from leading teacher-scholars.

You’ll see what the dynamic city of Richmond has to offer, intern with companies across the nation, and study abroad anywhere from Australia to Peru to Tanzania.

You’ll graduate, join the global Spider alumni network, and keep coming back for Homecoming and Reunion.

Ready for Richmond? Deposit now.



You're In Good Company

Congratulations on your admission! Here's a little more information about the students admitted to Richmond this year, whom we hope will enroll in our first-year class of 800:

  • 649 straight-A students
  • 74 valedictorians (of those with rank)
  • 361 IB Diploma candidates (or equivalent)
  • Of those with rank, 41% ranked between 1st and 10th in their class
  • Of those with rank, 78% ranked in the top 10% of their class
  • 335 students scored at least one perfect 800 on an SAT section
  • 95% hold at least one leadership position
  • 189 student government/class presidents
  • 109 Eagle Scout/Gold Award recipients
  • 123 Editors-in-Chief of newspapers/yearbooks
  • 367 students recognized at the state level
  • 51 students recognized at the national/international level
  • Representation from 49 states and 55 countries