Delmae Elementary School

Delmae Elementary School serves 803 students in grades KG-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Delmae Elementary School operates within the Florence 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 803 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-4
Total Students 803 students
Delmae Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Delmae Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Delmae Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 16:1 16:1
Delmae Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
1%
Delmae Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Delmae Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
51%
37%
Delmae Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
41%
52%
Delmae Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Delmae Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Delmae 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.
0.58 0.41
Delmae 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.
54%
51%
Delmae 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.
8%
7%
Delmae Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,247 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Florence 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
7
Number of Students Managed 17,247 4,051
Florence 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $151 MM $37 MM
Florence 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $155 MM $43 MM
Florence 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,606 $9,170
Florence 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,906 $10,604
Florence 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 West Florence High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moore Intermediate (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Savannah Grove Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FlorenceWest Florence High School
    221 North Beltline Dr
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8472
    1.5 mi | 1709 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • EffinghamSavannah Grove Elementary School
    2348 Savannah Grove Rd
    EffinghamSC 29541
    (843)664-8463
    1.6 mi | 699 students | Gr. KG-6                      
  • FlorenceMoore Intermediate
    1101 Cheraw Dr
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8171
    1.7 mi | 809 students | Gr. 5-6                      
  • FlorenceHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Royall Elementary School
    1400 Woods Rd
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8167
    1.9 mi | 693 students | Gr.                       
  • FlorenceHenry L. Sneed Middle School
    1102 Ebenezer Rd
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)673-1199
    2 mi | 898 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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Did You Know?
Florence, 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 Florence is Weeden Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.