Memminger Elementary School

Memminger Elementary School serves 341 students in grades PK-6.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Memminger Elementary School operates within the Charleston 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 341 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 341 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Students by Grade Memminger Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 11:1 16:1
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
95%
37%
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.
0.10 0.41
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.
90%
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.
3%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 48,101 students has grown by 13% over five years.
School District Name Charleston 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
7
Number of Students Managed 48,101 4,051
District Total Revenue $538 MM $37 MM
Charleston 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $712 MM $43 MM
Charleston 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,728 $9,170
Charleston 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,838 $10,604
Charleston 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 Burke High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charleston Charter School For Math And Science (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Buist Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Mt. PleasantBuist Academy
    Magnet School
    942 Whipple Rd
    Mt. PleasantSC 29464
    (843)724-7750
    Magnet School

    0.5 mi | 392 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • North CharlestonCharleston Progressive Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1600 Saranac St
    North CharlestonSC 29405
    (843)720-2967
    Magnet School

    0.7 mi | 356 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • CharlestonMitchell Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2 Perry St
    CharlestonSC 29403
    (843)724-7262
    Magnet School

    1.2 mi | 368 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • CharlestonCharleston Development Academy
    Charter School
    233 Line St
    CharlestonSC 29403
    (843)722-2689
    Charter School

    1.2 mi | 210 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • CharlestonBurke High School
    Magnet School
    244 President St
    CharlestonSC 29403
    (843)579-4815
    Magnet School

    1.3 mi | 553 students | Gr. 7-12                      

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Did You Know?
North Charleston, 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 0.35, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.42. The most diverse school in North Charleston is Eagle Nest Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.