Greenbrier Elementary School

853 Log Shoals Rd,

Greenville, SC, 29607-5099

Tel: (864)355-5300
Grades: PK-5

822 students

Greenbrier Elementary School serves 822 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Greenbrier Elementary School operates within the Greenville 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 822 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-5
Total Students 822 students
Greenbrier Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Greenbrier Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Greenbrier 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 0.65 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
Greenbrier Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Greenbrier Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
12%
7%
Greenbrier Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
32%
37%
Greenbrier Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
48%
52%
Greenbrier Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Greenbrier Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Greenbrier 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.
0.65 0.59
Greenbrier 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.
37%
51%
Greenbrier 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.
7%
7%
Greenbrier Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 74,728 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Greenville 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
95
7
Number of Students Managed 74,728 3,608
Greenville 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $688 MM $37 MM
Greenville 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $682 MM $43 MM
Greenville 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,767 $9,170
Greenville 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,682 $10,604
Greenville 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 Mauldin High School (2.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hillcrest Middle School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bethel Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Simpsonville Bethel Elementary School
    111 Bethel School Rd
    Simpsonville , SC , 29681
    (864)355-4100
    1.9  mi  |  995  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Simpsonville Plain Elementary School
    506 Neely Ferry Rd
    Simpsonville , SC , 29681
    (864)355-7700
    2  mi  |  898  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Simpsonville Simpsonville Elementary School
    200 Morton Ave
    Simpsonville , SC , 29681
    (864)355-8300
    2.1  mi  |  786  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Simpsonville Hillcrest Middle School
    510 Garrison Rd
    Simpsonville , SC , 29681
    (864)355-6100
    2.5  mi  |  1025  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Mauldin Mauldin High School
    701 East Butler Rd
    Mauldin , SC , 29662
    (864)355-6500
    2.5  mi  |  2094  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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