Catawba Trail Elementary School

1080 Old National Highway
Elgin, SC 29045
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Catawba Trail Elementary School serves 602 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Catawba Trail 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 51% (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 44% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Catawba Trail Elementary School's student population of 602 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students602 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

Catawba Trail 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 Catawba Trail Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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
#497 out of 1142 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
20%
9%
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Black
40%
34%
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White
31%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.710.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Catawba Trail Elementary School is Richland Two Charter High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Summit Parkway Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pontiac Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elgin Pontiac Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 714 students
    1.4 miles
    500 Spears Creek Church Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803) 699-2700
    1.4 PK-5 714
  • Columbia Richland Two Charter High School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
    1.6 miles
    7900 Brookmont Lane
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803) 419-1348
    1.6 9-12 114
  • Elgin Bookman Road Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
    1.8 miles
    1245 Bookman Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803) 699-1724
    1.8 PK-5 459
  • Columbia Summit Parkway Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 1,233 student
    2.6 miles
    200 Summit Parkway
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803) 699-3580
    2.6 K-8 1,233
  • Columbia Spring Valley High School Magnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,081 students
    2.8 miles
    120 Sparkleberry Lane
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803) 699-3500
    2.8 9-12 2,081

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