Cheraw Primary

321 High Street
Cheraw, SC 29520
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cheraw Primary serves 532 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Cheraw Primary's student population of 532 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students532 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Cheraw Primary is 0.56, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cheraw Primary and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cheraw Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
55%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cheraw Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
38%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cheraw Primary and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.560.62
This chart display the diversity score of Cheraw Primary 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 Cheraw Primary 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 (13-14)
6%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cheraw Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChesterfield 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cheraw Primary is Cheraw High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Long Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cheraw Long Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 442 students
    0.7 miles
    1010 West Green Street
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843) 921-1010
    0.7 6-8 442
  • Cheraw Cheraw Intermediate
    Grades: 3-5 | 484 students
    1.0 miles
    421 Chesterfield Highway
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843) 921-1030
    1.0 3-5 484
  • Cheraw Cheraw High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 682 students
    1.3 miles
    649 Chesterfield Highway
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843) 921-1000
    1.3 9-12 682
  • Wallace Wallace Elementary Middle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 465 students
    3.4 miles
    3643 Highway 9 West
    Wallace, SC 29596
    (843) 537-7493
    3.4 PK-8 465
  • Chesterfield Chesterfield-ruby Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 384 students
    7.5 miles
    14445 Highway 9
    Chesterfield, SC 29709
    (843) 623-9401
    7.5 6-8 384

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