Felton Laboratory Charter School

Felton Laboratory Charter School serves 388 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Felton Laboratory Charter 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Felton Laboratory Charter School's student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students388 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Felton Laboratory Charter 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 Felton Laboratory Charter School is 0.10, which is less 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
#947 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Felton Laboratory Charter 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Felton Laboratory Charter 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
1%
9%
Black
95%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Felton Laboratory Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
2%
51%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Felton Laboratory Charter School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score
0.100.62
Eligible for Free Lunch
59%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Felton Laboratory Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Felton Laboratory Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSc Public Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Felton Laboratory Charter School is Orangeburg Wilkinson High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is William J. Clark Middle School (0.7 miles away)
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