Richfield Springs Elementary School

  • Richfield Springs Elementary School serves 261 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the New York state average of 52%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Richfield Springs Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in New York for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the New York state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the New York state average of 57% (majority Hispanic).

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School Overview

  • Richfield Springs Elementary School's student population of 261 students has declined by 46% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 56% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students261 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Richfield Springs Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 4,239 schools in New York (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Richfield Springs Elementary School is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NY)
Overall Testing Rank#3284 out of 4239 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
52%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
52%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:113:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
9%
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Hispanic
3%
27%
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Black
1%
17%
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White
96%
43%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.080.71
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
51%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richfield Springs Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New York by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichfield Springs Central School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NY Dept. of Education

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