125 Boney Road
Blythewood, SC 29016
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Bethel-hanberry Elementary School serves 812 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bethel-hanberry Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher 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 57% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 812 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Bethel-hanberry Elementary School's student population of 812 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
812 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Bethel-hanberry Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bethel-hanberry Elementary School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
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State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#207 out of 1149 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
54%
33%
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White
27%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Bethel-hanberry Elementary School's ranking?

Bethel-hanberry Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for: Highest overall rank (Top 20%) and Highest math proficiency (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

73% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SC state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

How many students attend Bethel-hanberry Elementary School?

812 students attend Bethel-hanberry Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

54% of Bethel-hanberry Elementary School students are Black, 27% of students are White, 10% of students are Hispanic, 8% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Bethel-hanberry Elementary School?

Bethel-hanberry Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Bethel-hanberry Elementary School offer ?

Bethel-hanberry Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 812 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 73%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 73% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 57% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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