Brown's Ferry Elementary School

7292 Brown's Ferry Road
Georgetown, SC 29440
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Brown's Ferry Elementary School serves 165 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Brown's Ferry Elementary School placed 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%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower 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 25-29% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Brown's Ferry Elementary School's student population of 165 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 15 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Awards Blue Ribbon School (2006)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students165 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Brown's Ferry Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Brown's Ferry Elementary School is 0.06, 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
#816 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
97%
34%
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White
2%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.060.62
This chart display the diversity score of Brown's Ferry Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
This chart display 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 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
1%
5%
This chart display 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 Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGeorgetown 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Brown's Ferry Elementary School is Carvers Bay High School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Carvers Bay Middle School (6.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hemingway Carvers Bay High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 379 students
    6.1 miles
    13002 Choppee Road
    Hemingway, SC 29554
    (843) 558-6920
    6.1 9-12 379
  • Hemingway Carvers Bay Middle School Math: 17% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 273 students
    6.1 miles
    13000 Choppee Road
    Hemingway, SC 29554
    (843) 558-6930
    6.1 6-8 273
  • Georgetown Mcdonald Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
    7.5 miles
    532 Mcdonald Road
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 527-3485
    7.5 PK-5 482
  • Georgetown Kensington Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
    8.1 miles
    86 Kensington Boulevard
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 546-8511
    8.1 PK-5 634
  • Georgetown Georgetown High School Math: 40% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,017 student
    8.5 miles
    2500 Anthuan Maybank Drive
    Georgetown, SC 29440
    (843) 546-8515
    8.5 9-12 1,017

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