Carolina Springs Elementary School

6340 Platt Springs Road
Lexington, SC 29073
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Carolina Springs Elementary School serves 800 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Carolina Springs Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (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 49% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Carolina Springs Elementary School's student population of 800 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students800 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

Carolina Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Carolina Springs Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#405 out of 1142 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
25%
34%
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White
63%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLexington 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carolina Springs Elementary School is White Knoll High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Carolina Springs Middle School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lexington Carolina Springs Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 872 students
    0.6 miles
    6180 Platt Springs Road
    Lexington, SC 29073
    (803) 821-4900
    0.6 6-8 872
  • Lexington Deerfield Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 687 students
    1.9 miles
    638 Longs Pond Road
    Lexington, SC 29073
    (803) 821-5500
    1.9 PK-5 687
  • Lexington White Knoll High School Math: 69% | Reading: 74%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,938 student
    2.3 miles
    5643 Platt Springs Road
    Lexington, SC 29073
    (803) 821-5200
    2.3 9-12 1,938
  • Lexington Saxe Gotha Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 758 students
    3.6 miles
    100 Bill Williamson Court
    Lexington, SC 29073
    (803) 821-4800
    3.6 PK-5 758
  • Lexington Red Bank Elementary School Math: 48% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
    4.2 miles
    246 Community Drive
    Lexington, SC 29073
    (803) 821-4600
    4.2 PK-5 583

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