East Elementary School

East Elementary School serves 486 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
East Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 65% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

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School Overview

East Elementary School's student population of 486 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students486 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

East Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 East Elementary School is 0.66, which is more 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
#603 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
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American Indian
2%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
46%
34%
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White
35%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDillon 04 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to East Elementary School is Dillon County Applied Technology Center (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Dillon Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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