Dr. Eugene Sires Elementary School

301 Chandler Creek Road
Summerville, SC 29483
  • Dr. Eugene Sires Elementary School serves 835 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Dr. Eugene Sires Elementary School's student population of 835 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students835 students
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers

School Comparison

  • Dr. Eugene Sires Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dr. Eugene Sires Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
43%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
5%
9%
Black
27%
34%
White
61%
51%
Two or more races
6%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dr. Eugene Sires Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.550.43
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
64%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDorchester 02 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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