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 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 33% 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 decreased from 21:1 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 (1988-2014)
Hispanic
1%
7%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
18%
35%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
75%
52%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Baron Dekalb Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2014)
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 (1987-2014)
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 (1994-2014)
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 (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Kershaw 01 School District's student population of 10,493 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,017 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,787 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 9% 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 (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $105 MM $38 MM
Kershaw 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $113 MM $39 MM
Kershaw 01 School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,017 $9,366
Kershaw 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $10,787 $9,666
Kershaw 01 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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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  • KershawNorth Central Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 358 students
    10.1 miles
    805 Keys Ln
    KershawSC 29067
    (803)424-2740
    10.16-8358
  • CamdenApplied Technology Education Campus High SchoolVocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    10.5 miles
    874 Vocational Ln
    CamdenSC 29020
    (803)425-8982
    10.59-12n/a
  • CamdenCamden Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 737 students
    11 miles
    902 Mcrae Rd
    CamdenSC 29020
    (803)425-8975
    116-8737
  • CamdenCamden Elementary Of The Creative Arts
    Grades: KG-5 | 605 students
    11.1 miles
    1304 Lyttleton St
    CamdenSC 29020
    (803)425-8960
    11.1KG-5605
  • CamdenJackson Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 541 students
    11.1 miles
    1730 Jefferson Davis Hwy
    CamdenSC 29020
    (803)425-8965
    11.1KG-5541

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