Douglas Elementary School

215 South East Diggs Rd,

Trenton, SC, 29847-0006

Tel: (803)275-1752
Grades: PK-5

302 students

Douglas Elementary School serves 302 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Douglas Elementary School operates within the Edgefield 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 302 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 302 students
Douglas Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 24 teachers
Douglas Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Douglas Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Douglas Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Douglas Elementary School Asian (2006-2007)
Hispanic
9%
7%
Douglas Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
60%
37%
Douglas Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
27%
52%
Douglas Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Douglas Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Douglas 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.
0.56 0.70
Douglas 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.
75%
51%
Douglas 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.
5%
7%
Douglas Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,921 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Edgefield 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 3,921 4,051
Edgefield 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $37 MM
Edgefield 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $43 MM $43 MM
Edgefield 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,490 $9,170
Edgefield 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,604 $10,604
Edgefield 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 Trenton High School (1.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Johnston-edgefield-trenton Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Johnston Elementary School (7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Trenton Trenton High School
    Alternative School
    84 Greenhouse Rd
    Trenton , SC , 29847
    (803)896-3045
    Alternative School
    1.3  mi  |  68  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Johnston Johnston-edgefield-trenton Middle School
    1095 Columbia Rd
    Johnston , SC , 29832
    (803)275-1997
    5.4  mi  |  505  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Johnston Strom Thurmond High School
    1131 Columbia Rd
    Johnston , SC , 29832
    (803)275-1768
    5.4  mi  |  847  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Johnston Strom Thurmond Career Center
    Vocational School
    17 Par Dr
    Johnston , SC , 29832
    (803)275-1767
    Vocational School
    5.4  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Johnston Johnston Elementary School
    514 Lee St
    Johnston , SC , 29832
    (803)275-1755
    7  mi  |  341  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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