Coosa Elementary School

45 Middle Road
Beaufort, SC 29907
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
9/
10
Top 20%
Coosa Elementary School serves 531 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Coosa Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (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 62% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) 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 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Coosa Elementary School's student population of 531 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students531 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Coosa Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Coosa Elementary School is 0.55, 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
#144 out of 1142 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
18%
34%
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White
64%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.550.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaufort 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Coosa Elementary School is Bridges Preparatory School (1.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beaufort Bridges Preparatory School Charter School
    Math: 55% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-10 | 664 students
    1.8 miles
    1100 Boundary Street
    Beaufort, SC 29901
    (843) 982-7737
    1.8 K-10 664
  • Beaufort Beaufort Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
    2.3 miles
    1800 Prince Street
    Beaufort, SC 29902
    (843) 322-2600
    2.3 PK-5 482
  • Beaufort Lady's Island Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 550 students
    2.4 miles
    30 Cougar Drive
    Beaufort, SC 29907
    (843) 322-3100
    2.4 6-8 550
  • Beaufort Beaufort High School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 83%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,356 student
    2.5 miles
    84 Sea Island Parkway
    Beaufort, SC 29907
    (843) 322-2000
    2.5 9-12 1,356
  • Beaufort Riverview Charter School Charter School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 646 students
    2.8 miles
    81 Savannah Highway
    Beaufort, SC 29906
    (843) 379-0133
    2.8 K-8 646

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