Bridges Preparatory School

1100 Boundary Street
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Bridges Preparatory School serves 664 students in grades Kindergarten-10.
Bridges Preparatory 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 57% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Bridges Preparatory School's student population of 664 students has grown by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 43% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-10
Total Students664 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Bridges Preparatory School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Bridges Preparatory School is 0.45, 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
#293 out of 1142 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
10%
34%
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White
73%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSc Public Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bridges Preparatory School is Beaufort High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Riverview Charter School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Beaufort Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beaufort Beaufort Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
    0.5 miles
    1800 Prince Street
    Beaufort, SC 29902
    (843) 322-2600
    0.5 PK-5 482
  • Beaufort Riverview Charter School Charter School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 646 students
    1.1 miles
    81 Savannah Highway
    Beaufort, SC 29906
    (843) 379-0133
    1.1 K-8 646
  • Beaufort Beaufort High School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,356 student
    1.8 miles
    84 Sea Island Parkway
    Beaufort, SC 29907
    (843) 322-2000
    1.8 9-12 1,356
  • Beaufort Coosa Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 531 students
    1.8 miles
    45 Middle Road
    Beaufort, SC 29907
    (843) 322-6100
    1.8 PK-5 531
  • Beaufort Lady's Island Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 550 students
    2.5 miles
    30 Cougar Drive
    Beaufort, SC 29907
    (843) 322-3100
    2.5 6-8 550

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