Gold Hill Elementary School

  • Gold Hill Elementary School serves 810 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 82% (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 71% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Gold Hill Elementary School's student population of 810 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students810 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Gold Hill Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Gold Hill Elementary School is 0.57, 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#76 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Gold Hill 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)
71%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Gold Hill 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
12%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
9%
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Black
11%
34%
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White
63%
51%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Gold Hill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.570.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Gold Hill 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
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Gold Hill 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 NameYork 04 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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