Bookman Road Elementary School

  • Bookman Road Elementary School serves 459 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 68% (which is higher 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 56% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bookman Road Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Bookman Road Elementary School's student population of 459 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bookman Road Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Bookman Road Elementary School is 0.68, 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#204 out of 1142 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
38%
34%
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White
41%
51%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Bookman Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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