Pleasant View Elementary School

Pleasant View Elementary School serves 232 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Pleasant View Elementary School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

School Overview

The student population of 232 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 232 students
Pleasant View Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Pleasant View Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Pleasant View Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Pleasant View Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.22. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Pleasant View Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
5%
Pleasant View Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
3%
16%
Pleasant View Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
91%
73%
Pleasant View Elementary School White Students (1992-2014)
Two or more races
4%
2%
Pleasant View Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Pleasant View Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MO All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.17 0.22
Pleasant View Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2014)
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%
42%
Pleasant View Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
13%
7%
Pleasant View Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,609 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,899 is less than the state average of $9,469. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,747 is higher than the state average of $9,562. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,609 586
Springfield R-xii School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $241 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,899 $9,469
Springfield R-xii School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,747 $9,562
Springfield R-xii School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Hillcrest High School (3.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pleasant View Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Truman Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SpringfieldPleasant View Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 379 students2210 East State Hwy Aa
    SpringfieldMO 65803
    (417)523-2100
    06-8379
  • SpringfieldTruman Elementary School
    2.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 409 students3850 North Farm Rd 159
    SpringfieldMO 65803
    (417)523-5100
    2.6PK-5409
  • SpringfieldFremont Elementary School
    3.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 186 students2814 North Fremont
    SpringfieldMO 65803
    (417)523-1700
    3.4PK-5186
  • SpringfieldHillcrest High School
    1 Negative Reviews
    3.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1023 students3319 North Grant
    SpringfieldMO 65803
    (417)523-8000
    3.69-121023
  • SpringfieldRobberson Elementary School
    4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 309 students1100 East Kearney
    SpringfieldMO 65803
    (417)523-1800
    4KG-5309

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
January 22, 2016
Do children born in certain months develop more quickly than others? Does it affect their success later in life?
December 03, 2015
Participating in team sports has a great many benefits for children, there is no doubt. In this article you will learn what those benefits are.
November 26, 2015
Gifted students often fail to thrive in traditional academic environments because they are not being challenged. In this article you will learn how to make sure your gifted student gets the quality education he or she deserves.