North Springs Elementary School

  • North Springs Elementary School serves 759 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • North Springs Elementary School operates within the Richland 02 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 759 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students759 students
North Springs Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %North Springs Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
North Springs Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNorth Springs Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
North Springs Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
1%
North Springs Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
5%
8%
North Springs Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
65%
35%
North Springs Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
22%
52%
North Springs Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
6%
3%
North Springs Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNorth Springs Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownSC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.530.61
North Springs Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
41%
50%
North Springs Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
9%
5%
North Springs Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Richland 02 School District's student population of 26,729 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,196 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has declined by 12% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,756 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRichland 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
6
Number of Students Managed26,7293,454
Richland 02 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$297 MM$38 MM
Richland 02 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$339 MM$39 MM
Richland 02 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,196$9,366
Richland 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,756$9,666
Richland 02 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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