Class Environment

Springfield Elementary

Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 48 Up from 47
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 51.9 Up from 51.2
Teacher attendance rate 93.4 Down from 94.3
Average teacher salary $54,113 Up from $51,825
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 100.0 No change
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 72.7 Down from 80.5
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 76.7 Down from 79.7
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 0.0 No change
Prime instructional time 86.4 Down from 86.9
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 21.4 to 1 Down from 25.2 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers 25.6 N/A
Number of inexperienced teachers 10 N/A
Percent of out-of-field teachers 35.9 N/A
Number of out-of-field teachers 14 N/A
Percent of inexperienced school leaders 50.0 N/A
Number of inexperienced school leaders 1 N/A

ESSA regulations require states to post on their report cards information about teachers with emergency or provisional credentials. South Carolina does not award emergency or provisional credentials, thus that metric is not listed.