Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys

1195 St. Matthews Road, Suite
Orangeburg, SC 29115
  • Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys serves 69 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%.

School Overview

  • Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys's student population of 69 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students69 students
Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys by grade.

School Comparison

  • Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,130 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#1129 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Black
93%
34%
White
7%
52%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Garden City Preparatory Academy For Boys.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.130.61
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
55%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSc Public Charter School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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