Welcome to Springfield

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An educational community where you can thrive

  • Your child can find a place to belong, thrive and succeed at Springfield Public Schools.

    Your family can find support, resources and care at Springfield Public Schools.

    Missouri's largest school district is committed to the well-being of each student by providing high-quality academic opportunities.


A Commitment to Excellence

    • Springfield Public Schools has a long tradition of providing quality education to all students and exceeding community expectations. Here are some of our accomplishments: 

      • SPS 4-year graduation rate for 2020 was 93.6 %.
      • SPS has the state's only K-12 International Baccalaureate program.
      • The Springfield community has recently invested more than $220 million to improve its education facilities. 
      • SPS ensures a quality learning environment by recruiting and retaining highly qualified teachers. They average about 12.1 years of teaching experience and more than 62.9% have advanced degrees.

SPS By the Numbers

    • 24,500 students
    • 35 elementary schools
    • 1 intermediate school (grades 5-6)
    • 9 middle schools
    • 5 high schools
    • 1 gifted education center
    • 4 early childhood centers
    • 5 magnet schools
    • 12 Choice programs
    • 1 District Strategic Plan