Springfield R-XII School District

For the 2021-22 school year, there are 55 public schools serving 25,532 students in Springfield R-XII School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Missouri.
Public Schools in Springfield R-XII School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Missouri public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 49% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Springfield R-XII School District are David Harrison Elementary School, Wilson's Creek 5-6 Inter. Center and Gray Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Springfield R-XII School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Missouri.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the Missouri public school average of 29% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Springfield R-XII School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Missouri for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Springfield R-XII School District
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MO)
# Schools
55 Schools
2,432 Schools
# Students
25,532 Students
909,006 Students
# Teachers
1,699 Teachers
65,940 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Springfield R-XII School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 555 school districts in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 89% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MO)
Overall District Rank
#302 out of 557 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Springfield R-XII  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Springfield R-XII  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Springfield R-XII  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
89%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Springfield R-XII  School District and public school graduation rate of MO by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.40
0.47
# American Indian Students
171 Students
3,421 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# Asian Students
722 Students
18,340 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,639 Students
58,453 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
7%
# Black Students
2,061 Students
144,602 Students
% Black Students
8%
16%
# White Students
19,599 Students
645,925 Students
% White Students
77%
71%
# Hawaiian Students
94 Students
2,444 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
1,246 Students
35,808 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
629
31,341
# Students in K Grade:
1,914
65,369
# Students in 1st Grade:
1,912
65,860
# Students in 2nd Grade:
1,946
66,682
# Students in 3rd Grade:
2,012
68,385
# Students in 4th Grade:
2,110
70,066
# Students in 5th Grade:
1,981
70,482
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,997
68,726
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,903
68,001
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,874
67,508
# Students in 9th Grade:
2,069
69,209
# Students in 10th Grade:
1,831
67,397
# Students in 11th Grade:
1,729
65,697
# Students in 12th Grade:
1,625
64,283
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,344 is higher than the state median of $11,298. The school district revenue/student has grown by 8% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,737 is less than the state median of $10,855. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (MO)
Total Revenue
$315 MM
$7 MM
This chart display total revenue of Springfield R-XII  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$274 MM
$6 MM
This chart display total spending of Springfield R-XII  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,344
$11,298
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Springfield R-XII  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$10,737
$10,855
This chart display average spending per public school student in Springfield R-XII  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MO by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Springfield R-XII School District Public Schools (2021-22)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
David Harrison Elementary School
Math: 65-69% | Reading: 70-74%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
3055 W Kildee Lane
Springfield, MO 65810
(417) 523-5800
Grades: K-4
| 367 students
Rank: #22.
Wilson's Creek 5-6 Inter. Center
Math: 69% | Reading: 71%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 5%
4035 W Weaver Rd
Brookline, MO 65619
(417) 523-7800
Grades: 5-6
| 474 students
Rank: #33.
Gray Elementary School
Math: 63% | Reading: 65%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2102 W Farm Rd 182
Springfield, MO 65810
(417) 523-4000
Grades: PK-4
| 522 students
Rank: #44.
Sequiota Elementary School
Math: 60-64% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3414 S Mentor Rd
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-5400
Grades: K-5
| 377 students
Rank: #55.
Mcbride Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 65-69%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
5005 S Farm Rd 135
Springfield, MO 65810
(417) 523-4500
Grades: PK-4
| 494 students
Rank: #66.
Cherokee Middle School
Math: 50% | Reading: 64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
420 E Farm Rd 182
Springfield, MO 65810
(417) 523-7200
Grades: 6-8
| 924 students
Rank: #77.
Pleasant View Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 60-64%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2210 E State Hwy Aa
Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 523-2100
Grades: K-5
| 192 students
Rank: #88.
Hickory Hills Elementary School
Math: 48% | Reading: 61%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4650 E. State Hwy Yy
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 523-7100
Grades: K-5
| 426 students
Rank: #99.
Walt Disney Elementary School
Math: 49% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
4100 S Fremont
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-3600
Grades: K-5
| 560 students
Rank: #1010.
Pershing Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
2120 Ventura
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-2400
Grades: 6-8
| 736 students
Rank: #1111.
Truman Elementary School
Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
3850 N Farm Rd 159
Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 523-5100
Grades: PK-5
| 325 students
Rank: #1212.
Wilder Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 60%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2526 S Hillsboro
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-5300
Grades: K-5
| 417 students
Rank: #1313.
Kickapoo High School
Math: 34% | Reading: 73%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
3710 S Jefferson
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-8500
Grades: 9-12
| 1,807 students
Rank: #1414.
Sherwood Elementary School
Math: 44% | Reading: 55%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
(1)
2524 S. Golden
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-3800
Grades: K-5
| 501 students
Rank: #1515.
Sunshine Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
421 E Sunshine
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-5200
Grades: K-5
| 199 students
Rank: #1616.
Field Elementary School
Math: 43% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2120 Barataria
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-4800
Grades: K-5
| 414 students
Rank: #1717.
Central High School
Magnet School
Math: 35% | Reading: 58%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
423 E Central
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 523-9600
Grades: 6-12
| 1,726 students
Rank: #1818.
Glendale High School
Math: 29% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2727 S Ingram Mill
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-8900
Grades: 9-12
| 1,375 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
Bingham Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2126 E. Cherry
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 523-3400
Grades: K-5
| 436 students
Rank: #19 - 2019. - 20.
York Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2100 Nichols
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 523-3000
Grades: PK-5
| 252 students
Rank: #2121.
Holland Elementary School
Math: 35-39% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2403 S Holland
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-4100
Grades: PK-5
| 271 students
Rank: #2222.
Robberson Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1100 E Kearney
Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 523-1800
Grades: K-5
| 222 students
Rank: #2323.
Cowden Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 50-54%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
2927 S Kimbrough
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-3500
Grades: PK-5
| 310 students
Rank: #2424.
Delaware Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1505 S Delaware
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-3700
Grades: K-5
| 235 students
Rank: #2525.
Bissett Elementary School
Math: 40-44% | Reading: 35-39%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
3014 W Calhoun
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 523-2800
Grades: K-5
| 243 students
Rank: #2626.
Rountree Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 45-49%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1333 E Grand
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-4900
Grades: K-5
| 243 students
Rank: #2727.
Weller Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1630 N Weller
Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 523-1900
Grades: PK-5
| 368 students
Rank: #2828.
Reed Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
2000 N Lyon
Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 523-6300
Grades: 6-8
| 674 students
Rank: #2929.
Jeffries Elementary School
Math: 31% | Reading: 42%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
4051 S Scenic
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-3900
Grades: PK-5
| 488 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Horace Mann Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3745 S Broadway
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-4400
Grades: PK-5
| 392 students
Rank: #30 - 3130. - 31.
Portland Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
906 W Portland
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-4600
Grades: K-5
| 234 students
Rank: #3232.
Carver Middle School
Math: 25% | Reading: 43%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
3325 W Battlefield
Springfield, MO 65807
(417) 523-6800
Grades: 6-8
| 767 students
Rank: #3333.
Pleasant View Middle School
Math: 30% | Reading: 39%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
2210 E State Hwy Aa
Springfield, MO 65803
(417) 523-2100
Grades: 6-8
| 333 students
Rank: #3434.
Pershing Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 40-44%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2120 Ventura
Springfield, MO 65804
(417) 523-2400
Grades: K-5
| 186 students
Rank: #3535.
Weaver Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1461 N Douglas
Springfield, MO 65802
(417) 523-1200
Grades: PK-5
| 259 students
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 25,532 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 23%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 89% (Btm 50% in MO)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.40

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