Carver Elementary School

515 North Cashua Drive
Florence, SC 29501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Carver Elementary School serves 562 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 43% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Carver 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 student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Carver Elementary School's student population of 562 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Carver 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 Carver Elementary School is 0.60, 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
#464 out of 1142 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
43%
34%
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White
47%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.600.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlorence 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Carver Elementary School is West Florence High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Williams Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Royall Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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