Cherokee Trail Elementary School

6219 Highway 184 East
Donalds, SC 29638
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Cherokee Trail Elementary School serves 444 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (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 51% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Cherokee Trail Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Cherokee Trail Elementary School's student population of 444 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students444 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Cherokee Trail Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Cherokee Trail Elementary School is 0.23, 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
#281 out of 1142 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
11%
34%
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White
87%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.230.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAbbeville 60 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Cherokee Trail Elementary School is Dixie High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Honea Path Elementary School (5.9 miles away)
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