4552 Augusta Road
Clearwater, SC 29822
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Clearwater Elementary School serves 374 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Clearwater Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 49% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 374 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Clearwater Elementary School's student population of 374 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
374 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
31 teachers
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School Rankings

Clearwater Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Clearwater Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#584 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
35%
11%
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Black
28%
33%
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White
29%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.72
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 374 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 71%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 43% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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