Douglas Elementary School

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

317 students

Douglas Elementary School serves 317 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% 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 317 students has grown by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 317 students
Douglas Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Douglas Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more 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 12:1 15:1
Douglas Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
11%
7%
Douglas Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2013)
Black
60%
36%
Douglas Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
26%
52%
Douglas Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
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.
0.57 0.41
Douglas 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.
61%
52%
Douglas 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.
4%
7%
Douglas Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,926 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 3,926 4,140
Edgefield 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $37 MM
District Spending $43 MM $43 MM
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: 2013 (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
  • TrentonTrenton High School
    Alternative School
    84 Greenhouse Rd
    TrentonSC 29847
    (803)896-3045
    Alternative School

    1.3 mi | 77 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JohnstonJohnston-edgefield-trenton Middle School
    1095 Columbia Rd
    JohnstonSC 29832
    (803)275-1997
    5.4 mi | 504 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • JohnstonStrom Thurmond High School
    1131 Columbia Rd
    JohnstonSC 29832
    (803)275-1768
    5.4 mi | 818 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JohnstonStrom Thurmond Career Center
    Vocational School
    17 Par Dr
    JohnstonSC 29832
    (803)275-1767
    Vocational School

    5.4 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • JohnstonJohnston Elementary School
    514 Lee St
    JohnstonSC 29832
    (803)275-1755
    7 mi | 319 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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