Springfield Elementary School

3054 W 800 N
Michigan City, IN 46360
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Springfield Elementary School serves 360 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Springfield Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is lower than the Indiana state level of 17:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Indiana state average of 32% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Springfield Elementary School's student population of 360 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students360 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Springfield Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Springfield Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank
#1313 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:117:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
21%
13%
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White
62%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.560.51
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Eligible for Free Lunch
71%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
7%
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 Indiana by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMichigan City Area Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Springfield Elementary School is New Buffalo Senior High School (5.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Renaissance Academy Charter School (2.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • La Porte Renaissance Academy Charter School Charter School
    Math: 60-64% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 258 students
    2.5 miles
    4093 W Us Hwy 20
    La Porte, IN 46350
    (219) 878-8711
    2.5 K-8 258
  • New Buffalo New Buffalo Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 228 students
    4.0 miles
    12291 Lubke Rd
    New Buffalo, MI 49117
    (269) 469-6060
    4 PK-5 228
  • Michigan City Niemann Elementary School
    Grades: PK | 40 students
    4.2 miles
    811 Royal Rd
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 873-2146
    4.2 PK 40
  • Michigan City Martin T Krueger Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 342 students
    5.0 miles
    2001 Springland Ave
    Michigan City, IN 46360
    (219) 873-2061
    5 7-8 342
  • New Buffalo New Buffalo Middle School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 147 students
    5.5 miles
    1112 East Clay St
    New Buffalo, MI 49117
    (269) 469-6003
    5.5 6-8 147

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