4568 Seaboard Road
Salters, SC 29590
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
D.p. Cooper Elementary School served 144 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
D.p. Cooper Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 20-24% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 15-19% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 24:1 was higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 94% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
144 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
6 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1083 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of D.p. Cooper Elementary School, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of D.p. Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
48%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of D.p. Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
24:1
14:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of D.p. Cooper Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
2%
11%
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Black
90%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in D.p. Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
White
6%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score
0.19
This chart display the diversity score of D.p. Cooper Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in D.p. Cooper Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
1%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in D.p. Cooper Elementary School 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.
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SC state average), while 15-19% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

How many students attend D.p. Cooper Elementary School?

144 students attend D.p. Cooper Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

90% of D.p. Cooper Elementary School students are Black, 6% of students are White, 2% of students are Hispanic, and 2% of students are Two or more races.

What is the student:teacher ratio of D.p. Cooper Elementary School?

D.p. Cooper Elementary School has a student ration of 24:1, which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does D.p. Cooper Elementary School offer ?

D.p. Cooper Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-6

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