Barnwell Elementary School

10524 Marlboro Avenue
Barnwell, SC 29812
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Barnwell Elementary School serves 495 students in grades 4-6.
Barnwell 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

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Barnwell Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Barnwell Elementary School's student population of 495 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-6
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Barnwell Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Barnwell Elementary School is 0.59, 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
#812 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
49%
34%
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White
42%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBarnwell 45 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Barnwell Elementary School is Barnwell High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Guinyard-butler Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Barnwell Primary (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Barnwell Guinyard-butler Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 337 students
    0.7 miles
    779 Allen Street
    Barnwell, SC 29812
    (803) 541-1370
    0.7 7-8 337
  • Barnwell Barnwell Primary Math: 50-54% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-3 | 737 students
    1.2 miles
    734 Hagood Avenue
    Barnwell, SC 29812
    (803) 541-1320
    1.2 PK-3 737
  • Barnwell Barnwell High School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
    2.1 miles
    474 Jackson Street
    Barnwell, SC 29812
    (803) 541-1390
    2.1 9-12 656
  • Blackville Barnwell County Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    4.2 miles
    5214 Reynolds Road
    Blackville, SC 29817
    (803) 259-5512
    4.2 9-12 n/a
  • Blackville Blackville-hilda High School Math: 60-69% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 186 students
    9.0 miles
    76 Atkins Circle
    Blackville, SC 29817
    (803) 284-5700
    9 9-12 186

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