Main Street Elementary School

318 East Main St

Lake City, SC 29560-1509

Tel: (843)374-2221
Grades: PK-5

365 students

Main Street Elementary School serves 365 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Main Street Elementary School operates within the Florence 03 School District.

Overview

The student population of 365 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 365 students
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Students by Grade Main Street Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 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 14:1 16:1
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
90%
37%
White
5%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Main Street Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Main Street 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.
0.19 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.
92%
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 3,608 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Florence 03 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 3,608 4,051
Florence 03 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $37 MM
Florence 03 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $40 MM $43 MM
Florence 03 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,491 $9,170
Florence 03 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,674 $10,604
Florence 03 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 Lake City College Preparatory Academy (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is J. Paul Truluck Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lake City College Preparatory Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lake CityJ. Paul Truluck Middle School
    319 Carlisle St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-8685
    0.2 mi | 319 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Lake CityLake City College Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    1009 East Main St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-0128
    Charter School

    0.3 mi | 209 students | Gr. KG-10                      
  • Lake CityRonald E. Mcnair Middle School
    311 Carver St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-8651
    1.1 mi | 464 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Lake CityLake City High School
    652 North Matthews Rd
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-3321
    1.6 mi | 832 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Lake CityLake City Elementary School
    906 North Matthews Rd
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-2353
    2.1 mi | 482 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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Did You Know?
Florence County, 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 0.45, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.41. The most diverse school district in Florence County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.