Palmetto Youth Academy Charter

1209 North Douglas St

Florence, SC 29506

Tel: (843)679-7070
Grades 3-6
26 students
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter serves 26 students in grades 3 - 6.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter operates within the Florence 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 26 students has declined by 55% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades 3-6
Total Students 26 students
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter Total Students (2006-2014)
Gender % Palmetto Youth Academy Charter Gender
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter Total Teachers (2005-2010)
Students by Grade Palmetto Youth Academy Charter Student By Grade

School Comparison

The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less 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 n/a 16:1
Black
100%
35%
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter Black Students (2006-2014)
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.
n/a 0.41
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter Diversity Score (2005-2014)
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.
73%
51%
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter Eligible for Free Lunch (2006-2014)
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.
11%
6%
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2006-2014)

District Comparison

Florence 01 School District's student population of 16,280 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,512 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,855 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Florence 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
26
8
Number of Students Managed 16,280 4,192
Florence 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $166 MM $38 MM
Florence 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $156 MM $39 MM
Florence 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,512 $9,366
Florence 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,855 $9,666
Florence 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Poynor Childcare Center (2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Williams Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Vista Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FlorenceNorth Vista Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 653 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 North Irby St
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8159
    0.7PK-6653
  • FlorenceWilliams Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 675 students
    0.7 miles
    1119 North Irby St
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8162
    0.77-8675
  • FlorenceBeck Learning Center
    Grades: PK | 127 students
    1.4 miles
    1001 West Sumter St
    FlorenceSC 29506
    (843)673-5793
    1.4PK127
  • Florence Carver Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 662 students
    1.8 miles
    515 North Cashua Dr
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8156
    1.8PK-4662
  • FlorencePoynor Childcare Center
    Grades: KG-12
    2 miles
    301 South Dargan St
    FlorenceSC 29506
    (843)664-8152
    2KG-12n/a

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