Cheraw Primary

  • Cheraw Primary serves 512 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Cheraw Primary's student population of 512 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students512 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cheraw Primary's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cheraw Primary is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank--
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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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 2016-17 school year data.
Black
56%
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 2016-17 school year data.
White
39%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cheraw Primary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.540.43
This chart display the diversity score of Cheraw Primary and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
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 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
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: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Cheraw Long Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 440 students
    0.7 miles
    1010 West Green Street
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843)921-1010
    0.7 6-8 440
  • Cheraw Cheraw Intermediate
    Grades: 3-5 | 510 students
    1.0 miles
    421 Chesterfield Highway
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843)921-1030
    1.0 3-5 510
  • Cheraw Cheraw High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 710 students
    1.3 miles
    649 Chesterfield Highway
    Cheraw, SC 29520
    (843)921-1000
    1.3 9-12 710
  • Wallace Wallace Elementary Middle School
    Grades: PK-8 | 445 students
    3.4 miles
    3643 Highway 9 West
    Wallace, SC 29596
    (843)537-7493
    3.4 PK-8 445
  • Chesterfield Chesterfield-ruby Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 366 students
    7.5 miles
    14445 Highway 9
    Chesterfield, SC 29709
    (843)623-9401
    7.5 6-8 366

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