Spearman Elementary School

Spearman Elementary School serves 477 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Spearman Elementary School operates within the Anderson 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 477 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 477 students
Spearman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Spearman Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Spearman Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 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 17:1 16:1
Spearman Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Spearman Elementary School Asian (2001-2010)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Spearman Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
7%
37%
Spearman Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
83%
52%
Spearman Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Spearman Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Spearman 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.
0.30 0.41
Spearman Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
38%
51%
Spearman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
10%
7%
Spearman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,415 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Anderson 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
7
Number of Students Managed 9,415 4,051
Anderson 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $75 MM $37 MM
Anderson 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $76 MM $43 MM
Anderson 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,996 $9,170
Anderson 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,130 $10,604
Anderson 01 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Wren High School (2.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wren Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wren Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Piedmont Wren High School
    905 Wren School Rd
    Piedmont , SC , 29673
    (864)850-5900
    2.9  mi  |  1465  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Piedmont Wren Middle School
    1010 Wren School Rd
    Piedmont , SC , 29673
    (864)850-5930
    3  mi  |  855  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Piedmont Wren Elementary School
    226 Roper Rd
    Piedmont , SC , 29673
    (864)850-5950
    3  mi  |  567  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • West Pelzer West Pelzer Elementary School
    10 Stewart St
    West Pelzer , SC , 29669
    (864)947-6424
    4.3  mi  |  502  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Williamston Palmetto Middle School
    803 North Hamilton St
    Williamston , SC , 29697
    (864)847-4333
    4.8  mi  |  862  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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