Wren Elementary School

Wren Elementary School serves 567 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Wren Elementary School operates within the Anderson 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 567 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 567 students
Wren Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Wren Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wren Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 20:1 16:1
Wren Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Wren Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Wren Elementary School Hispanic (2001-2012)
Black
3%
37%
Wren Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
90%
52%
Wren Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.19 0.59
Wren 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.
19%
51%
Wren 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.
4%
7%
Wren 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 3,608
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 (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Wren Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hunt Meadows Elementary School (2.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Piedmont Wren Middle School
    1010 Wren School Rd
    Piedmont , SC , 29673
    (864)850-5930
    0.1  mi  |  855  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Piedmont Wren High School
    905 Wren School Rd
    Piedmont , SC , 29673
    (864)850-5900
    0.2  mi  |  1465  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Easley Hunt Meadows Elementary School
    420 Hunt Rd
    Easley , SC , 29642
    (864)850-3987
    2.9  mi  |  426  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Piedmont Spearman Elementary School
    2001 Easley Hwy
    Piedmont , SC , 29673
    (864)947-9787
    3  mi  |  477  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenville Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Powdersville Elementary School
    139 Hood Rd
    Greenville , SC , 29611
    (864)269-4431
    5.9  mi  |  546  students  |  Gr.  3-5

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