Drayton Hall Elementary School

  • Drayton Hall Elementary School serves 825 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (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 52% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Drayton Hall Elementary School's student population of 825 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students825 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Drayton Hall Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Drayton Hall Elementary School is 0.48, 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#398 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Drayton Hall 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Drayton Hall 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
20%
34%
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White
69%
51%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Drayton Hall Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.480.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Drayton Hall Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Drayton Hall Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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