Armstrong Elementary School

8601 White Horse Road
Greenville, SC 29617
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Armstrong Elementary School serves 429 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Armstrong 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (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 28% (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 62% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Armstrong Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Armstrong Elementary School's student population of 429 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students429 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Armstrong 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 Armstrong Elementary School is 0.72, 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
#760 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
27%
9%
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Black
25%
34%
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White
38%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.720.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
10%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Armstrong Elementary School is Enoree Career Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Berea Middle School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenville Berea Middle School Math: 23% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 728 students
    0.9 miles
    151 Berea Middle School Road
    Greenville, SC 29617
    (864) 355-1700
    0.9 6-8 728
  • Greenville Enoree Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.3 miles
    108 Scalybark Road
    Greenville, SC 29617
    (864) 355-7400
    1.3 9-12 n/a
  • Greenville Berea Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 459 students
    1.8 miles
    100 Berea Drive
    Greenville, SC 29617
    (864) 355-1500
    1.8 K-5 459
  • Greenville Lakeview Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 607 students
    1.9 miles
    3801 Old Buncombe Road
    Greenville, SC 29617
    (864) 355-6400
    1.9 6-8 607
  • Greenville Duncan Chapel Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 653 students
    2.0 miles
    210 Duncan Chapel Road
    Greenville, SC 29617
    (864) 355-2700
    2 PK-5 653

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