Red Cedar Elementary School

Red Cedar Elementary School serves 773 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Red Cedar Elementary School operates within the Beaufort 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 773 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 773 students
Red Cedar Elementary School Total Students (2010-2014)
Gender % Red Cedar Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Red Cedar Elementary School Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Red Cedar 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 0.61 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 14:1 16:1
Red Cedar Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
55%
7%
Red Cedar Elementary School Black Students (2010-2014)
Black
14%
35%
Red Cedar Elementary School Black Students (2010-2014)
White
27%
52%
Red Cedar Elementary School White Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Red Cedar 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.
0.61 0.41
Red Cedar Elementary School Diversity Score (2010-2014)
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.
61%
51%
Red Cedar Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
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.
7%
6%
Red Cedar Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

Beaufort 01 School District's student population of 20,725 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,374 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 $17,501 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Beaufort 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
8
Number of Students Managed 20,725 4,192
Beaufort 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $265 MM $38 MM
Beaufort 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $346 MM $39 MM
Beaufort 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,374 $9,366
Beaufort 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,501 $9,666
Beaufort 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 H. E. Mccracken Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bluffton Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Michael C. Riley Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • BlufftonBluffton Middle School
    Grades: 6-7 | 1049 students
    0.5 miles
    30 New Mustang Rd
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)707-0700
    0.56-71049
  • BlufftonMichael C. Riley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 775 students
    1.4 miles
    200 Burnt Church Rd
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)706-8369
    1.4PK-5775
  • BlufftonBluffton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 714 students
    1.8 miles
    160 H. East Mccracken Circle
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)706-8540
    1.8PK-5714
  • BlufftonH. E. Mccracken Middle School
    Grades: 8-9 | 983 students
    1.9 miles
    250 H. East Mccracken Circle
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)706-8700
    1.98-9983
  • BlufftonBluffton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1176 students
    2 miles
    12 H. East Mccracken Circle
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)706-8809
    29-121176

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