James M. Brown Elementary School

James M. Brown Elementary School serves 658 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
James M. Brown Elementary School operates within the Oconee 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 658 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 658 students
James M. Brown Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % James M. Brown Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 55 teachers
James M. Brown Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade James M. Brown Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than 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 12:1 16:1
James M. Brown Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
33%
7%
James M. Brown Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
2%
35%
James M. Brown Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
63%
52%
James M. Brown Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
James M. Brown Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups James M. Brown 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.
0.50 0.41
James M. Brown 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.
71%
51%
James M. Brown 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.
8%
6%
James M. Brown Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,545 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,899 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 $11,184 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 22% over four years.
School District Name Oconee 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
8
Number of Students Managed 10,545 4,192
Oconee 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $128 MM $38 MM
Oconee 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $120 MM $39 MM
Oconee 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,899 $9,366
Oconee 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,184 $9,666
Oconee 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 Walhalla High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Walhalla Middle School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walhalla Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • WalhallaWalhalla High School
    2.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 958 students151 Razorback Ln
    WalhallaSC 29691
    (864)886-4490
    2.19-12958
  • WalhallaWalhalla Middle School
    2.1 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 752 students177 Razorback Ln
    WalhallaSC 29691
    (864)886-4485
    2.16-8752
  • WalhallaWalhalla Elementary School
    3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 550 students508 Fowler Rd
    WalhallaSC 29691
    (864)886-4480
    3PK-5550
  • WestminsterWest Oak Middle School
    5.9 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 742 students501 Westminster Hwy
    WestminsterSC 29693
    (864)886-4525
    5.96-8742
  • WestminsterWestminster Elementary School
    6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 454 students206 Hamilton St
    WestminsterSC 29693
    (864)886-4520
    6PK-5454

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