A. C. Moore Elementary School

333 Etiwan Avenue
Columbia, SC 29205
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
A. C. Moore Elementary School serves 352 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
A. C. Moore Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

A. C. Moore Elementary School's student population of 352 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students352 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

A. C. Moore 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. Moore Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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
#603 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
22%
9%
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Black
34%
34%
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White
33%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in A. C. Moore Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 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. Moore Elementary School is Dreher High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hand Middle School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Columbia Hand Middle School Math: 41% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 849 students
    0.6 miles
    2600 Wheat Street
    Columbia, SC 29205
    (803) 343-2947
    0.6 6-8 849
  • Columbia Rosewood Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 391 students
    0.8 miles
    3300 Rosewood Drive
    Columbia, SC 29205
    (803) 343-2930
    0.8 K-5 391
  • Columbia Dreher High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,126 student
    1.2 miles
    3319 Millwood Avenue
    Columbia, SC 29205
    (803) 253-7000
    1.2 9-12 1,126
  • Columbia South Kilbourne Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 291 students
    1.5 miles
    1400 South Kilbourne Road
    Columbia, SC 29205
    (803) 738-7215
    1.5 PK-5 291
  • Columbia Richland One Charter Middle College Charter School
    Grades: 11-12 | 93 students
    1.7 miles
    316 South Beltline Boulevard R
    Columbia, SC 29205
    (803) 738-7114
    1.7 11-12 93

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