Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Technology

835-b Lancaster Highway
Chester, SC 29706
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Technology serves 475 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Technology placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower 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 20-24% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Technology's student population of 475 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students475 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Technology is ranked within the bottom 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 Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Technology is 0.40, 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
#923 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
75%
34%
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White
20%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.400.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
88%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChester 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Technology is Chester County Career Center (2.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chester Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Chester Park Elementary School For The Arts (0.0 miles away)
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