1211 South Cashua Drive
Florence, SC 29501
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Delmae Heights Elementary School serves 862 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Delmae Heights Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (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 58% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Delmae Heights Elementary School's student population of 862 students has grown by 41% over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
862 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
49 teachers
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School Rankings

Delmae Heights Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Delmae Heights Elementary School is 0.68, 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
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State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#352 out of 1149 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
11%
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Black
44%
33%
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White
34%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.68
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
57%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 862 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 66%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 55% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 58% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.68

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