Ashley River Creative Arts

  • Ashley River Creative Arts serves 622 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 74% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 72% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Ashley River Creative Arts's student population of 622 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students622 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ashley River Creative Arts's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ashley River Creative Arts is 0.42, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#123 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
13%
34%
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White
75%
51%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ashley River Creative Arts.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.420.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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