2524 S. Golden
Springfield, MO 65807
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Sherwood Elementary School serves 501 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Sherwood Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 49%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 29% (majority Black).

School Overview

Sherwood Elementary School's student population of 501 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
501 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Sherwood Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,091 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Sherwood Elementary School is 0.44, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.47. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
Overall Testing Rank
#736 out of 2091 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
49%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
19:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
7%
16%
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White
74%
71%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sherwood Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MO.
Diversity Score
0.44
This chart display the diversity score of Sherwood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sherwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sherwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Missouri by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

School Reviews

5  
I love this school my friends from kindergarten have always been friends but bus 44-16 the bus I rode I got in a fight and got oss a lot of times but love this place.
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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 501 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 19:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 26%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in MO
  • Math Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.44 (Top 30%)

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