Baron Dekalb Elementary School

Baron Dekalb Elementary School serves 224 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Baron Dekalb Elementary School operates within the Kershaw 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 224 students has grown by 28% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 224 students
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Baron Dekalb Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Baron Dekalb Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is equal to the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
18%
35%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
75%
52%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Baron Dekalb Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.41 0.41
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
69%
51%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
6%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,493 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,017 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,787 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 30% over four years.
School District Name Kershaw 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
8
Number of Students Managed 10,493 4,192
Kershaw 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $105 MM $38 MM
Kershaw 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $113 MM $39 MM
Kershaw 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,017 $9,366
Kershaw 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,787 $9,666
Kershaw 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Applied Technology Education Campus High School (10.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Central Middle School (10.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Camden Elementary Of The Creative Arts (11.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • KershawNorth Central Middle School
    10.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 358 students805 Keys Ln
    KershawSC 29067
    (803)424-2740
    10.16-8358
  • CamdenApplied Technology Education Campus High School
    Vocational School
    10.5 miles | Grades: 9-12874 Vocational Ln
    CamdenSC 29020
    (803)425-8982
    10.59-12n/a
  • CamdenCamden Middle School
    11 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 737 students902 Mcrae Rd
    CamdenSC 29020
    (803)425-8975
    116-8737
  • CamdenCamden Elementary Of The Creative Arts
    11.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 605 students1304 Lyttleton St
    CamdenSC 29020
    (803)425-8960
    11.1KG-5605
  • CamdenJackson Elementary School
    11.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 541 students1730 Jefferson Davis Hwy
    CamdenSC 29020
    (803)425-8965
    11.1KG-5541

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