Springfield Elementary School

  • Springfield Elementary School serves 642 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 42% (which is higher than the Georgia state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Springfield Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Georgia for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Georgia state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Georgia state average of 60%.

Top Placements

Springfield Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Georgia for:

School Overview

  • Springfield Elementary School's student population of 642 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students642 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Springfield Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Springfield Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,185 schools in Georgia (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Springfield Elementary School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Overall School Rank#653 out of 2185 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Springfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Springfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Hispanic
5%
15%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Springfield Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
24%
37%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Springfield Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
68%
40%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Springfield Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Springfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Springfield Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score0.480.68
This chart display the diversity score of Springfield Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Springfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Springfield Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameEffingham County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

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