Springville Elementary School

35424 Ward Ave,

Springville, CA, 93265-0349

Tel: (559)539-2605
Grades: KG-8

328 students

Springville Elementary School serves 328 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is lower than the CA average of 22:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 74%.
Springville Elementary School operates within the Springville Union Elementary School District.

Overview

The student population of 328 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 328 students
Springville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Springville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Springville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (CA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 21:1 22:1
Springville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
1%
Springville Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
3%
11%
Springville Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
17%
52%
Springville Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
n/a
7%
Springville Elementary School Black (1993-2012)
White
75%
26%
Springville Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Springville Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Springville Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.41 0.64
Springville Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
n/a
10%
Springville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2011)
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.
n/a
n/a
Springville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 328 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
School District Name Springville Union Elementary School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed 328 1,577
Springville Union Elementary School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $4 MM $19 MM
Springville Union Elementary School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $3 MM $18 MM
Springville Union Elementary School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,732 $11,099
Springville Union Elementary School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,422 $10,975
Springville Union Elementary School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, CA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Granite Hills High School (10 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Bartlett Middle School (11.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Citrus South Tule Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Porterville Citrus South Tule Elementary School
    31374 Success Valley Dr
    Porterville , CA , 93257
    (559)784-6333
    4.8  mi  |  53  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Porterville Alta Vista Elementary School
    2293 East Crabtree Ave
    Porterville , CA , 93257
    (559)782-5700
    9.4  mi  |  516  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Porterville Granite Hills High School
    1701 East Putnam Ave
    Porterville , CA , 93257
    (559)782-7075
    10  mi  |  1065  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Porterville John J. Doyle Elementary School
    1045 East Orange Ave
    Porterville , CA , 93257
    (559)782-7140
    10.7  mi  |  728  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Porterville Los Robles Elementary School
    500 East Mulberry Ave
    Porterville , CA , 93257
    (559)782-7011
    10.7  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  KG-6

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