Springfield School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 59 public schools serving 25,604 students in Springfield School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Massachusetts.
Public Schools in Springfield School District have an average math proficiency score of 26% (versus the Massachusetts public school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 54% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Springfield School District are Chestnut Accelerated Middle School (talented And Gifted), Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School and Warner. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Springfield School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Massachusetts.
Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the Massachusetts public school average of 40% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Springfield School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Massachusetts for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Springfield School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MA)
# Schools
59 Schools
1,849 Schools
# Students
25,604 Students
951,520 Students
# Teachers
1,879 Teachers
72,945 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Springfield School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 401 school districts in Massachusetts (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 74% has increased from 62% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MA)
Overall District Rank
#389 out of 404 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Springfield  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Springfield  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Springfield  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
74%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Springfield  School District and public school graduation rate of MA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.53
0.59
# American Indian Students
25 Students
2,098 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
605 Students
65,433 Students
% Asian Students
2%
7%
# Hispanic Students
16,648 Students
190,699 Students
% Hispanic Students
65%
20%
# Black Students
5,015 Students
86,216 Students
% Black Students
20%
9%
# White Students
2,857 Students
571,635 Students
% White Students
11%
60%
# Hawaiian Students
12 Students
812 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
442 Students
34,518 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
1,392
30,411
# Students in K Grade:
1,880
65,579
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,993
67,670
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,956
68,165
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,015
69,969
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,121
72,086
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,932
72,285
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,714
70,804
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,744
70,469
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,719
71,492
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,117
76,601
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,842
73,016
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,572
71,748
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,490
70,028
# Ungraded Students:
117
1,197

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $21,029 in this school district is less than the state median of $21,203. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $20,289 is higher than the state median of $19,776. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MA)
Total Revenue
$538 MM
$29 MM
This chart display total revenue of Springfield  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$520 MM
$27 MM
This chart display total spending of Springfield  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$21,029
$21,203
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Springfield  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$20,289
$19,776
This chart display average spending per public school student in Springfield  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MA by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Springfield School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Chestnut Accelerated Middle School (talented And Gifted)
Math: 59% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
355 Plainfield Street
Springfield, MA 01107
(413) 750-2333
Grades: 6-8
| 316 students
Rank: #22.
Alfred G. Zanetti Montessori Magnet School
Math: 54% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
474 Armory St
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 787-7400
Grades: PK-8
| 434 students
Rank: #33.
Warner
Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
493 Parker Street
Springfield, MA 01129
(413) 787-7258
Grades: PK-5
| 290 students
Rank: #44.
Mary O Pottenger
Math: 52% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1435 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 787-7266
Grades: K-5
| 425 students
Rank: #55.
Alice B Beal Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
285 Tiffany Street
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 787-7544
Grades: K-5
| 261 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Springfield High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Dickenson Bldg 37 Alderman St
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 787-7285
Grades: 9-12
| 211 students
Rank: #6 - 76. - 7.
Springfield Public Day High School
Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
90 Berkshire Street
Indian Orchard, MA 01151
(413) 787-7036
Grades: 9-12
| 98 students
Rank: #88.
White Street
Math: 43% | Reading: 49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
300 White Street
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 787-7543
Grades: K-5
| 456 students
Rank: #99.
Sumner Avenue
Math: 34% | Reading: 52%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
45 Sumner Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 787-7430
Grades: PK-5
| 589 students
Rank: #1010.
Mary A. Dryden Veterans Memorial School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
190 Surrey Rd
Springfield, MA 01118
(413) 787-7248
Grades: PK-5
| 371 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Frank H Freedman
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
90 Cherokee Dr
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7443
Grades: K-5
| 352 students
Rank: #11 - 1211. - 12.
Washington
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
141 Washington Street
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 787-7551
Grades: PK-5
| 417 students
Rank: #1313.
Rebecca M Johnson
Math: 43% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
55 Catherine Street
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-6687
Grades: PK-5
| 749 students
Rank: #1414.
Frederick Harris
Math: 34% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
58 Hartford Ter
Springfield, MA 01118
(413) 787-7254
Grades: PK-5
| 634 students
Rank: #1515.
Daniel B Brunton
Math: 37% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1801 Parker Street
Springfield, MA 01128
(413) 787-7444
Grades: K-5
| 466 students
Rank: #1616.
The Springfield Renaissance School An Expeditionary Learning
Math: 26% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1170 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 750-2929
Grades: 6-12
| 694 students
Rank: #1717.
Homer Street
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
43 Homer Street
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7526
Grades: K-5
| 444 students
Rank: #1818.
Glenwood
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Morrison Terrace
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 787-7527
Grades: K-5
| 298 students
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Liberty
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
962 Carew Street
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 787-7299
Grades: K-5
| 283 students
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Mary M Lynch
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
315 No Branch Pkwy
Springfield, MA 01119
(413) 787-7250
Grades: K-5
| 266 students
Rank: #19 - 2119. - 21.
Samuel Bowles
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
24 Bowles Park
Springfield, MA 01104
(413) 787-7334
Grades: K-5
| 338 students
Rank: #2222.
Kensington International School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
31 Kensington Avenue
Springfield, MA 01108
(413) 787-7522
Grades: K-5
| 310 students
Rank: #2323.
German Gerena Community School
Math: 22% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
200 Birnie Avenue
Springfield, MA 01107
(413) 787-7320
Grades: PK-5
| 720 students
Rank: #2424.
John J Duggan Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1015 Wilbraham Rd
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7410
Grades: 6-12
| 766 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
High School Of Commerce
Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
415 State Street
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 787-7220
Grades: 9-12
| 1,079 students
Rank: #25 - 2625. - 26.
Springfield Central High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 32%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1840 Roosevelt Avenue
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7085
Grades: 9-12
| 2,049 students
Rank: #2727.
Mary M Walsh
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
50 Empress Ct
Springfield, MA 01129
(413) 787-7448
Grades: K-5
| 295 students
Rank: #2828.
Roger L. Putnam Vocational Technical Academy
Vocational School
Math: 26% | Reading: 35%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1300 State Street
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7424
Grades: 9-12
| 1,436 students
Rank: #2929.
Milton Bradley School
Math: 22% | Reading: 36%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
22 Mulberry Street
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 787-7475
Grades: PK-5
| 545 students
Rank: #3030.
Stem Middle Academy
Math: 26% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
60 Alton Street
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-6750
Grades: 6-8
| 293 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Arthur T Talmadge
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1395 Allen Street
Springfield, MA 01118
(413) 787-7249
Grades: K-5
| 254 students
Rank: #31 - 3231. - 32.
Thomas M Balliet
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
52 Rosewell St
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7446
Grades: PK-5
| 318 students
Rank: #33 - 3633. - 36.
Elias Brookings
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
433 Walnut Street
Springfield, MA 01105
(413) 787-7200
Grades: PK-5
| 343 students
Rank: #33 - 3633. - 36.
Glickman Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
120 Ashland Avenue
Springfield, MA 01119
(413) 750-2756
Grades: K-5
| 333 students
Rank: #33 - 3633. - 36.
Hiram L Dorman
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
20 Lydia Street
Springfield, MA 01109
(413) 787-7554
Grades: K-5
| 307 students
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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 25,604 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 89%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 74% (Btm 50% in MA)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.53

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