Roosevelt Elementary School

3110 Farmdale Rd,

Akron, OH, 44312-3523

Tel: (330)798-1006
Grades: KG-3

334 students

Roosevelt Elementary School serves 334 students in grades KG-3.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the OH average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Roosevelt Elementary School operates within the Springfield Local School District.

Overview

The student population of 334 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades Offered Grades KG-3
Total Students 334 students
Roosevelt Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Roosevelt Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Roosevelt Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.12 is less than the state average of 0.79. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (OH) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 18:1
Roosevelt Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Roosevelt Elementary School Asian (1995-2012)
Hispanic
1%
4%
Roosevelt Elementary School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
1%
17%
Roosevelt Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
94%
73%
Roosevelt Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.12 0.79
Roosevelt 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.
62%
37%
Roosevelt Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
10%
6%
Roosevelt Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,376 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Springfield Local School District
Number of Schools
Managed
6
3
Number of Students Managed 2,376 1,089
Springfield Local School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $29 MM $12 MM
Springfield Local School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $11 MM
Springfield Local School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,527 $10,997
Springfield Local School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,652 $10,473
Springfield Local School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Springfield High School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Spring Hill Junior High School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is O H Somers Elementary School (1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Akron Spring Hill Junior High School
    660 Lessig Ave
    Akron , OH , 44312
    (330)798-1003
    0.6  mi  |  434  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Mogadore O H Somers Elementary School
    3600 Herbert St
    Mogadore , OH , 44260
    (330)628-9947
    1  mi  |  482  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Akron Springfield High School
    2966 Sanitarium Rd
    Akron , OH , 44312
    (330)798-1002
    1.1  mi  |  687  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mogadore Mogadore High School
    130 South Cleveland Ave
    Mogadore , OH , 44260
    (330)628-9943
    1.4  mi  |  239  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Mogadore Mogadore Junior High School
    130 South Cleveland Ave
    Mogadore , OH , 44260
    (330)628-9943
    1.4  mi  |  149  students  |  Gr.  7-8

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