Equity and Diversity

  • Equity and Access

    Springfield Public Schools is committed to educational equity:  Every student has access to resources and educational rigor they need at the right moment in their education, despite race, gender, sexual orientation, ethnicity, physical ability, family background, or family income.

    The office of Equity and Diversity, along with an Equity Champion in every building, work to support students and families and build capacity across the district by increasing knowledge, understanding, and skill to ensure success for all children.



  • To provide opportunities and resources to diverse groups to create better educational outcomes that are reflective of their experiences.


  • Each student and family within the district are treated with respect to ensure success for all children.

Site Support

  • Equity Champions

    • Each site has a dedicated equity champion to support staff development and input on equity issues.
    • Provides resources and support for families.

    College & Scholarship Planning

    • A support event is held at each high school every semester to assist students with planning college and career exploration.
    • Assistance completing forms is provided (one-on-one upon request).