Batesburg-leesville Elementary School

Batesburg-leesville Elementary School serves 464 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to 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%.
Batesburg-leesville Elementary School operates within the Lexington 03 School District.

Overview

The student population of 464 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 464 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Students by Grade Batesburg-leesville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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
Asian
1%
1%
Hispanic
10%
7%
Black
38%
37%
White
46%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Batesburg-leesville Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Batesburg-leesville 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.
0.64 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.
62%
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.
7%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,021 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lexington 03 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
7
Number of Students Managed 2,021 4,051
Lexington 03 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $37 MM
Lexington 03 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $26 MM $43 MM
Lexington 03 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,185 $9,170
Lexington 03 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,362 $10,604
Lexington 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 Batesburg-leesville High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Batesburg-leesville Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Batesburg-leesville Primary (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Batesburg-leesvilleBatesburg-leesville Middle School
    425 Shealy Rd
    Batesburg-leesvilleSC 29006
    (803)532-3831
    0.5 mi | 450 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Batesburg-leesvilleBatesburg-leesville High School
    600 Summerland Ave
    Batesburg-leesvilleSC 29006
    (803)532-9251
    1.9 mi | 525 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Batesburg-leesvilleBatesburg-leesville Primary
    800 Summerland Ave
    Batesburg-leesvilleSC 29006
    (803)532-4452
    2.4 mi | 582 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • GilbertGilbert Elementary School
    314 Main St
    GilbertSC 29054
    (803)821-1600
    6.7 mi | 672 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • GilbertGilbert Primary
    520 Main St
    GilbertSC 29054
    (803)821-1400
    6.8 mi | 758 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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