How good are the schools in Springfield, MA?

Springfield encompasses 38 public elementary, middle and high schools. Springfield also has 56 private schools. Five high schools are recognized on U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.

Springfield is also home to 11 colleges and/or universities, one of which earned a place on U.S. News & World Report's Best Colleges rankings.

College Readiness Index

Index Score: 7.1 /10

How we calculate this.


Springfield has a higher score than similarly sized metro areas.

School Stats

Total Students
36,156
Total Teachers
3,055

Student-Teacher Ratio

12:1

Based on 2015 National Center for Education Statistics data

All High Schools in Springfield

Data sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics and U.S. News & World Report's Best High Schools rankings.