Cainhoy Elementary School

  • Cainhoy Elementary School serves 198 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Cainhoy 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 student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Cainhoy Elementary School's student population of 198 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students198 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cainhoy 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 Cainhoy Elementary School is 0.36, 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#1017 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
79%
34%
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White
12%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkeley 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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