North Springs Elementary School

North Springs Elementary School serves 760 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
North Springs Elementary School operates within the Richland 02 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 760 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 760 students
North Springs Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
North Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
North Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
3%
1%
North Springs Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
North Springs Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
67%
35%
North Springs Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
20%
52%
North Springs Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
5%
3%
North Springs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.51 0.61
North Springs Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
40%
51%
North Springs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%
North Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Richland 02 School District's student population of 26,780 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,921 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Richland 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
7
Number of Students Managed 26,780 3,727
Richland 02 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $297 MM n/a
Richland 02 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $339 MM n/a
Richland 02 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,921 n/a
Richland 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $13,581 n/a
Richland 02 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Richland Two Charter High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Longleaf Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Summit Parkway Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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