1245 Bookman Road
Elgin, SC 29045
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Bookman Road Elementary School serves 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Bookman Road Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60% (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 61% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% 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: 484 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Bookman Road Elementary School's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
42 teachers
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School Rankings

Bookman Road Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Bookman Road Elementary School is 0.64, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#275 out of 1149 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
11%
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Black
52%
33%
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White
28%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
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 percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

60% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SC state average), while 61% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

How many students attend Bookman Road Elementary School?

484 students attend Bookman Road Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

52% of Bookman Road Elementary School students are Black, 28% of students are White, 11% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Bookman Road Elementary School?

Bookman Road Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Bookman Road Elementary School offer ?

Bookman Road Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

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5   12/2/2022
Amazing.
- Posted by Teacher - Aiden M

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 484 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 60% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 61% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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