Possum Elementary School

2589 South Yellow Springs Rd, Springfield, OH 45506 | (937) 328-5383
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 536
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2589 S Yellow Springs Rd, Springfield, OH 45506
  • Principal or Admin: Scott A. Heintz
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 536
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 20.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 250 (46.6%)
  • Females: 274 (51.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 27 (5.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 191 (35.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 218 (40.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Possum Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.4%
Black366.7%
Asian40.7%
Hispanic40.7%
White47889.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Possum Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten10.2%
1st Grade5510.3%
2nd Grade7013.1%
3rd Grade6812.7%
4th Grade6912.9%
5th Grade6211.6%
6th Grade7413.8%
7th Grade7113.2%
8th Grade6612.3%
Teacher Credentials & Experience (2010)
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Master's Degree
School:
68.4%
District:
69.2%
Percent of Teachers That Have at Least a Bachelor's Degree
School:
100.0%
District:
100.0%
Percent of Teachers That Are Properly Certified
School:
100.0%
District:
100.0%
Average Years of Teacher Experience
School:
16.0
District:
18.0
Average Teacher Salary
School:
$61,253
District:
$61,581
Source: OH Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Possum Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 23, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • This schools teachers are very impressive and truly care about the education they provide the children-they don't just teach, they get to know the children personally and also let the children get to know them personally.

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