Brown's Ferry Elementary School

7292 Brown's Ferry Road
Georgetown, SC 29440
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 139 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Brown's Ferry Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower 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 52% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 139 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50% in SC
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Brown's Ferry Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Brown's Ferry Elementary School's student population of 139 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
139 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Brown's Ferry Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,154 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Brown's Ferry Elementary School is 0.12, 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.
This School
State Level (SC)
#898 out of 1154 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Brown's Ferry Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
20-24%
41%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
35-39%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≤20%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
12%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
94%
32%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
4%
48%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in South Carolina.
0.12
This chart displays the diversity score of Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
60%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Brown's Ferry Elementary School's ranking?
Brown's Ferry Elementary School is ranked #898 out of 1,154 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% SC state average), while 35-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% SC state average).
How many students attend Brown's Ferry Elementary School?
139 students attend Brown's Ferry Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Brown's Ferry Elementary School students are Black, 4% of students are White, 1% of students are Hispanic, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Brown's Ferry Elementary School?
Brown's Ferry Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Brown's Ferry Elementary School offer ?
Brown's Ferry Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Brown's Ferry Elementary School part of?
Brown's Ferry Elementary School is part of Georgetown 01 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 139 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 96%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 35-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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