Blacksburg Primary

1010 East Cherokee St

Blacksburg, SC 29702

Tel: (864)839-1107
Grades: PK-2

418 students

Blacksburg Primary serves 418 students in grades PK-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Blacksburg Primary operates within the Cherokee 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 418 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-2
Total Students 418 students
Blacksburg Primary Total Students (2005-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Blacksburg Primary Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.25 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 18:1 15:1
Blacksburg Primary Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2013)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Blacksburg Primary Hispanic (2005-2013)
Black
10%
36%
Blacksburg Primary Black (2005-2013)
White
86%
52%
Blacksburg Primary White (2005-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Blacksburg Primary Sch Ethnicity Blacksburg Primary Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.25 0.41
Blacksburg Primary Diversity Score (2005-2013)
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.
67%
52%
Blacksburg Primary Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2013)
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%
7%
Blacksburg Primary Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,033 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Cherokee 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
7
Number of Students Managed 9,033 4,140
Cherokee 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $37 MM
Cherokee 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $92 MM $43 MM
Cherokee 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,918 $9,170
Cherokee 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,804 $10,604
Cherokee 01 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Blacksburg High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blacksburg Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Blacksburg Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BlacksburgBlacksburg High School
    201 West Ramseur St
    BlacksburgSC 29702
    (864)839-6371
    0.9 mi | 515 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BlacksburgBlacksburg Elementary School
    402 Hardin St
    BlacksburgSC 29702
    (864)839-2363
    1.1 mi | 352 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • BlacksburgBlacksburg Middle School
    101 London St
    BlacksburgSC 29702
    (864)839-6476
    1.1 mi | 399 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • GroverGrover Elementary School
    206 Carolina Ave
    GroverNC 28073
    (704)476-8351
    4.5 mi | 369 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • GaffneyCherokee Technology Center
    Vocational School
    3206 Cherokee Ave
    GaffneySC 29340
    (864)206-2576
    Vocational School

    6.5 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      

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