Springfield High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
101 S Lewis St
Springfield, IL 62704
Phone
(217) 525-3100
District
SPRINGFIELD SD 186
County
SANGAMON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1509
Classroom Teachers
81

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Illinois

9

(10 is best)

Better than 82.8% of IL schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

Springfield High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 33
Proficiency in Reading 45 34
Proficiency in Math 41 31

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.75
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.57
AVG FOR STATE 15.74
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 415 27.5%
Grade 10 418 27.7%
Grade 11 344 22.8%
Grade 12 332 22.0%
Total 1509 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 59.4% 49.3% 50.5%
Black 31.3% 44.4% 17.6%
Hispanic 4.7% 3.6% 26.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.4% 2.4% 5.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 37.0% 63.0% 47.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.0% 62.9% 43.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 112,659 12,802,023
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,835.0 230
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 6.1%
5-19 YEARS OLD 17.7% 19.6%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.8% 33.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 16.5% 14.4%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 50,515 4,818,452
Single Parent Households With Children 14.1% 10.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.0% 88.6%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.5% 33.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.3% 13.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.5% 15.0%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.6% 12.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.6% 17.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.2% 16.8%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.1% 13.6%
$15,000 or less 15.7% 11.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,227 $107,624,484 51.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,017 $15,145,164 7.2%
Staff $415 $6,180,180 2.9%
General Administration $420 $6,254,640 3.0%
School Administration $742 $11,049,864 5.2%
Operation $1,150 $17,125,800 8.1%
Transportation $766 $11,407,272 5.4%
Other $434 $6,463,128 3.1%
Total Support $4,943 $73,611,156 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,992 $29,664,864 14.1%
Total Expenditures $14,162 $210,900,504 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $8,469 $17,149,168,027 53.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $866 $1,753,249,816 5.5%
Staff $511 $1,035,392,053 3.2%
General Administration $508 $1,028,089,038 3.2%
School Administration $724 $1,466,036,035 4.6%
Operation $1,137 $2,302,343,028 7.2%
Transportation $625 $1,265,587,571 4.0%
Other $553 $1,119,318,418 3.5%
Total Support $4,923 $9,969,107,562 31.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,409 $4,878,272,870 15.2%
Total Expenditures $15,801 $31,997,108,858 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%