Red Cedar Elementary School

Red Cedar Elementary School serves 731 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.

Overview

The student population of 731 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 731 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Students by Grade Red Cedar Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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
Hispanic
51%
7%
Black
16%
37%
White
27%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Red Cedar Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Red Cedar Elementary School 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.
0.64 0.41
Red Cedar Elementary School Diversity Score (2010-2013)
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.
58%
51%
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.
5%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,203 students has grown by 14% over five years.
School District Name Beaufort 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
7
Number of Students Managed 22,203 4,051
District Total Revenue $262 MM $37 MM
Beaufort 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $315 MM $43 MM
Beaufort 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,524 $9,170
Beaufort 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,258 $10,604
Beaufort 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 H. E. Mccracken Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bluffton Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Michael C. Riley Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BlufftonMichael C. Riley Elementary School
    200 Burnt Church Rd
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)706-8369
    1.4 mi | 764 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BlufftonBluffton Elementary School
    160 H. East Mccracken Circle
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)706-8540
    1.8 mi | 607 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BlufftonBluffton Middle School
    30 New Mustang Rd
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)707-0776
    1.9 mi | 912 students | Gr. 6-7                      
  • BlufftonH. E. Mccracken Middle School
    250 H. East Mccracken Circle
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)706-8700
    1.9 mi | 893 students | Gr. 8-9                      
  • BlufftonBluffton High School
    12 H. East Mccracken Circle
    BlufftonSC 29910
    (843)706-8809
    2 mi | 1022 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Beaufort County, SC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.53, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Beaufort County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.