Henry Timrod Elementary School

Henry Timrod Elementary School serves 435 students in grades KG - 6.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Henry Timrod Elementary School operates within the Florence 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 435 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-6
Total Students 435 students
Henry Timrod Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Henry Timrod Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Henry Timrod Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Henry Timrod Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Henry Timrod Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Henry Timrod Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
66%
35%
Henry Timrod Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
28%
52%
Henry Timrod Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Henry Timrod Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.49 0.61
Henry Timrod 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.
80%
51%
Henry Timrod 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.
4%
6%
Henry Timrod Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Florence 01 School District's student population of 16,265 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,512 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Florence 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
8
Number of Students Managed 16,265 3,892
Florence 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $166 MM n/a
Florence 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $156 MM n/a
Florence 01 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,512 n/a
Florence 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,855 n/a
Florence 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 Wilson High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Williams Middle School (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Alfred Rush Academy (0.6 miles away)
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  • FlorenceAlfred Rush Academy
    Grades: PK | 153 students
    0.6 miles
    1201 East Ashby Rd
    FlorenceSC 29506
    (843)664-8911
    0.6PK153
  • FlorenceWilson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1107 students
    0.9 miles
    1411 Old Marion Hwy
    FlorenceSC 29506
    (843)664-8440
    0.99-121107
  • FlorenceTheodore Lester Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 470 students
    2.6 miles
    3501 East Palmetto St
    FlorenceSC 29506
    (843)664-8459
    2.6PK-6470
  • FlorenceNorth Vista Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 653 students
    2.8 miles
    1100 North Irby St
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8159
    2.8PK-6653
  • FlorenceWilliams Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 675 students
    2.8 miles
    1119 North Irby St
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8162
    2.87-8675

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I have been a parent, grandparent, aunt of Henry Timrod for mnany years and will continue with all the support I can give. Thank you Timrod.
- Posted by Parent, 08/20/12

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