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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 3 public elementary schools in Springfield School District, serving 900 students. Public elementary schools in Springfield School District have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the Vermont public elementary school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 51% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in Vermont.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Springfield School District are Riverside School and Union School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Vermont public elementary school average of 10% (majority Black and Hispanic).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is equal to the Vermont public elementary school average of 12:1.

Overview

School District NameSpringfield School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ssdvt.org/main/
School District Phone Number(802) 885-8300
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VT)
# of Schools3 Schools246 Schools
# of Students900 Students60,896 Students
# of Teachers74 Teachers4,918 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio12:112:1

District Comparison

  • Springfield School District, which is ranked within the
    1/
    10
    , bottom 50% of all 158 school districts in Vermont (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 70-74% has decreased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (VT)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Springfield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
54%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Springfield   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate70-74%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Springfield   School District and public school graduation rate of VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.150.19
# of American Indian Students1 Student48 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students5 Students1,170 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students16 Students1,225 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
2%
# of Black Students8 Students1,235 Students
% Black Students
1%
2%
# of White Students829 Students54,867 Students
% White Students
92%
90%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students43 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students39 Students2,308 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:1298,809
# of Students in Kindergarten:865,738
# of Students in 1st Grade:865,780
# of Students in 2nd Grade:885,821
# of Students in 3rd Grade:725,799
# of Students in 4th Grade:786,165
# of Students in 5th Grade:1076,188
# of Students in 6th Grade:935,967
# of Students in 7th Grade:734,244
# of Students in 8th Grade:884,079
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 584
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 630
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 544
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 548
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

    Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (VT)
    Total Revenue$32 MM$4 MM
    This chart display total revenue of Springfield   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Spending$31 MM$4 MM
    This chart display total spending of Springfield   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Revenue / Student$24,33221205
    This chart display average revenue per public school student in Springfield   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
    Spending / Student$23,60222242
    This chart display average spending per public school student in Springfield   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in VT by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

    Springfield School District Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)

    • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
    • Riverside School Math: 22% | Reading: 32%
      Rank:
      1/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      13 Fairgrounds Road
      Springfield, VT 05156
      (802) 885-8490

      Grades: 6-8 | 254 students
    • Union School Math: 14% | Reading: 31%
      Rank:
      1/
      10
      , Bottom 50%
      43 Union Street
      Springfield, VT 05156
      (802) 885-5155

      Grades: 3-5 | 257 students
    • Elm Hill School
      10 Hoover Street
      Springfield, VT 05156
      (802) 885-5154

      Grades: PK-2 | 389 students
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