Bethune-bowman Elementary School serves 277 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 96% 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: 277 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bethune-bowman Elementary School's student population of 277 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
277 students
Gender %
This chart display gender of Bethune-bowman Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers
17 teachers
Students by Grade
This chart display the students of Bethune-bowman Elementary School by grade.

School Rankings

The diversity score of Bethune-bowman Elementary School is 0.33, 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
This School
State Level (SC)
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
12%
11%
Black
81%
33%
White
4%
49%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bethune-bowman Elementary School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score
0.33
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
59%
School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

How many students attend Bethune-bowman Elementary School?

277 students attend Bethune-bowman Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

81% of Bethune-bowman Elementary School students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are White, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Bethune-bowman Elementary School?

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

What grades does Bethune-bowman Elementary School offer ?

Bethune-bowman Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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5   9/22/2022
Great school-a place where everyone knows your name.
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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 277 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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