Springfield High School

Dickenson Bldg 37 Alderman St
Springfield, MA 01108
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Springfield High School serves 117 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 53%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is <50% (which is lower than the Massachusetts state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Massachusetts state level of 13:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Massachusetts state average of 39%.

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School Overview

  • Springfield High School's student population of 117 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students117 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Springfield High School's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Springfield High School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.35. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MA)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Springfield High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Springfield High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio10:113:1
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Hispanic
60%
19%
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Black
26%
9%
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White
13%
61%
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Two or more races
1%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Springfield High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MA.
Diversity Score0.560.35
This chart display the diversity score of Springfield High School and the public school average diversity score of Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate6-9%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Springfield High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/an/a
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Springfield High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Massachusetts by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpringfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MA Dept. of Education

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