Spearman Elementary School

Spearman Elementary School serves 528 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Spearman Elementary School operates within the Anderson 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 528 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 528 students
Spearman Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Spearman Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Spearman Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Spearman Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.33 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 18:1 16:1
Spearman Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
7%
Spearman Elementary School Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
9%
35%
Spearman Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
81%
52%
Spearman Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Spearman Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Spearman Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.33 0.41
Spearman Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
41%
51%
Spearman Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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%
6%
Spearman Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,116 is less than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,725 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 55% over four years.
School District Name Anderson 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
8
Number of Students Managed 9,445 4,192
Anderson 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $38 MM
Anderson 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $100 MM $39 MM
Anderson 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,116 $9,366
Anderson 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,725 $9,666
Anderson 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Wren High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wren Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wren Elementary School (3 miles away)
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  • PiedmontWren High School
    2.9 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1127 students905 Wren School Rd
    PiedmontSC 29673
    (864)850-5900
    2.99-121127
  • PiedmontWren Elementary School
    3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 546 students226 Roper Rd
    PiedmontSC 29673
    (864)850-5950
    3PK-5546
  • PiedmontWren Middle School
    3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 834 students1010 Wren School Rd
    PiedmontSC 29673
    (864)850-5930
    36-8834
  • PelzerWest Pelzer Elementary School
    4.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 459 students10 West Stewart St
    PelzerSC 29669
    (864)947-6424
    4.3PK-5459
  • WilliamstonPalmetto High School
    4.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 964 students804 North Hamilton St
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-7311
    4.89-12964

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