Springfield High School

Springfield High School serves 307 students in grades 8-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the LA average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 56%.
Springfield High School operates within the Livingston Parish School District.
The school district's 73% graduation rate is higher than the LA state average of 68%.

Overview

The student population of 307 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 8-12
Total Students 307 students
Springfield High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Springfield High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Springfield High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 is less than the state average of 0.34. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (LA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Springfield High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Black
17%
48%
Springfield High School Black (1990-2013)
White
82%
44%
Springfield High School White (1990-2013)
Hawaiian
1%
33%
All Ethnic Groups Springfield High School Sch Ethnicity Springfield High 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.
0.30 0.34
Springfield High School Diversity Score (1990-2013)
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.
49%
61%
Springfield High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Springfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,293 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 73% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Livingston Parish School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
5
Number of Students Managed 25,293 2,117
Livingston Parish School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 73% 68%
District Total Revenue $221 MM $33 MM
District Spending $227 MM $33 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,148 $14,187
Livingston Parish School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,403 $14,076
Livingston Parish School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, LA Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Albany High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Springfield Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Springfield Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SpringfieldSpringfield Elementary School
    25190 Blood River Rd
    SpringfieldLA 70462
    (225)294-3398
    0.6 mi | 556 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • SpringfieldSpringfield Middle School
    24145 Coates Rd
    SpringfieldLA 70462
    (225)294-3306
    1 mi | 413 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • AlbanyAlbany Upper Elementary School
    29777 South Montpelier Rd
    AlbanyLA 70711
    (225)567-5030
    4.7 mi | 266 students | Gr. 3-4                      
  • AlbanyAlbany High School
    29710 Mulberry St
    AlbanyLA 70711
    (225)567-9319
    4.8 mi | 585 students | Gr. 8-12                      
  • AlbanyAlbany Lower Elementary School
    30051 West School St
    AlbanyLA 70711
    (225)567-9281
    4.8 mi | 534 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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