A. C. Corcoran Elementary School

8585 Vistavia Road
Charleston, SC 29406
(School attendance zone shown in map)
A. C. Corcoran Elementary School serves 661 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
A. C. Corcoran Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

A. C. Corcoran Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

A. C. Corcoran Elementary School's student population of 661 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

A. C. Corcoran Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of A. C. Corcoran Elementary School is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#825 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
9%
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Black
65%
34%
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White
16%
51%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to A. C. Corcoran Elementary School is R. B. Stall High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Deer Park Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charleston Deer Park Middle School
    Grades: 5-7 | 561 students
    0.7 miles
    2263 Otranto Road
    Charleston, SC 29406
    (843) 990-5200
    0.7 5-7 561
  • North Charleston Northwoods Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 817 students
    1.3 miles
    7763 Northside Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29420
    (843) 764-2212
    1.3 6-8 817
  • North Charleston R. B. Stall High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,504 student
    1.3 miles
    3625 Ashley Phosphate Road
    North Charleston, SC 29418
    (843) 764-2200
    1.3 9-12 1,504
  • North Charleston Pinehurst Elementary School
    Grades: 1-5 | 775 students
    1.4 miles
    7753 Northside Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29420
    (843) 824-8728
    1.4 1-5 775
  • Goose Creek Goose Creek Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 906 students
    1.9 miles
    200 Foster Creek Road
    Goose Creek, SC 29445
    (843) 820-8008
    1.9 PK-2 906

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