Gilbert Elementary School

  • Gilbert Elementary School serves 700 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is equal to the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 34% (which is lower 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 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Gilbert Elementary School's student population of 700 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students700 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gilbert Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gilbert Elementary School is 0.37, which is less 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#455 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gilbert 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)
34%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gilbert 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 Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
13%
9%
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Black
7%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Gilbert Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
78%
51%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gilbert Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.370.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gilbert 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
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gilbert 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 NameLexington 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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