Spearman Elementary School

Spearman Elementary School serves 502 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
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 502 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 502 students
Spearman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Spearman Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Spearman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 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 15:1
Spearman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Spearman Elementary School Black Students (1999-2013)
Black
9%
36%
Spearman Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
83%
52%
Spearman Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Spearman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Spearman Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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 (1988-2013)
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.
37%
52%
Spearman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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.
11%
7%
Spearman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,996 is less than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,130 is less than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Anderson 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
7
Number of Students Managed 9,542 4,140
Anderson 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $75 MM $37 MM
Anderson 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $76 MM $43 MM
Anderson 01 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,996 $9,170
Anderson 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,130 $10,604
Anderson 01 School District 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 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 Grades Students
  • PiedmontWren High School
    905 Wren School Rd
    PiedmontSC 29673
    (864)850-5900
    2.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1248 students                      
  • PiedmontWren Middle School
    1010 Wren School Rd
    PiedmontSC 29673
    (864)850-5930
    3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 890 students                      
  • PiedmontWren Elementary School
    226 Roper Rd
    PiedmontSC 29673
    (864)850-5950
    3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 566 students                      
  • PelzerWest Pelzer Elementary School
    10 West Stewart St
    PelzerSC 29669
    (864)947-6424
    4.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 469 students                      
  • WilliamstonPalmetto Middle School
    803 North Hamilton St
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-4333
    4.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 873 students                      

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