Mclaurin Elementary School

Mclaurin Elementary School serves 841 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Mclaurin Elementary School operates within the Florence 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 841 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 841 students
Mclaurin Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Mclaurin Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Mclaurin Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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 18:1 16:1
Mclaurin Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
1%
Mclaurin Elementary School Asian (1998-2012)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Mclaurin Elementary School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
44%
37%
Mclaurin Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
46%
52%
Mclaurin Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Mclaurin Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Mclaurin 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.
0.60 0.59
Mclaurin 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.
42%
51%
Mclaurin 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%
Mclaurin 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 3,608
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 Choices Charter (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Choices Charter (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Briggs Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Florence Briggs Elementary School
    1012 Congaree Dr
    Florence , SC , 29501
    (843)664-8169
    2.1  mi  |  674  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Florence Choices Charter
    Charter School
    400 West Freight Rd
    Florence , SC , 29501
    (843)664-8993
    Charter School
    2.2  mi  |  40  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Florence Greenwood Elementary School
    2300 East Howe Springs Rd
    Florence , SC , 29505
    (843)664-8451
    2.5  mi  |  805  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Florence Moore Intermediate
    1101 Cheraw Dr
    Florence , SC , 29501
    (843)664-8171
    2.6  mi  |  809  students  |  Gr.  5-6
  • Florence North Vista Elementary School
    1100 North Irby St
    Florence , SC , 29501
    (843)664-8159
    2.7  mi  |  645  students  |  Gr.  PK-6

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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 0.39, 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.