Field Elementary School

Field Elementary School serves 424 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Field Elementary School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

Overview

The student population of 424 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 424 students
Field Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Field Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Field Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 is less than the state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 13:1
Field Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Field Elementary School Asian (1992-2012)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Field Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
1%
18%
Field Elementary School Black (1992-2012)
White
94%
73%
Field Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Field Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Field 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.
0.11 0.43
Field Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
17%
39%
Field Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
7%
7%
Field Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,979 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,979 575
Springfield R-xii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $215 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $264 MM $6 MM
Springfield R-xii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,807 $8,810
Springfield R-xii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,820 $8,968
Springfield R-xii School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Glendale High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pershing Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pershing Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Springfield Pershing Elementary School
    2120 Ventura
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-2400
    1.1  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Pershing Middle School
    2120 Ventura
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-2400
    1.1  mi  |  726  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Springfield Wilder Elementary School
    2526 South Hillsboro
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-5300
    1.4  mi  |  324  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Sequiota Elementary School
    3414 South Mentor Rd
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-5400
    1.6  mi  |  367  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Glendale High School
    2727 South Ingram Mill
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-8900
    1.6  mi  |  1301  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Springfield, MO public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.34, which is higher than the Missouri average of 0.22. The most diverse school in Springfield is Saratoga Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Missouri or national school diversity statistics.