Goose Creek Primary

200 Foster Creek Road
Goose Creek, SC 29445
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Goose Creek Primary serves 906 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Goose Creek Primary places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Goose Creek Primary's student population of 906 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students906 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Goose Creek Primary is 0.73, 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
30%
9%
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Black
32%
34%
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White
28%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkeley 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Goose Creek Primary is Goose Creek High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Deer Park Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Howe Hall Aims Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Goose Creek Howe Hall Aims Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 64% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 418 students
    0.5 miles
    115 Howe Hall Road
    Goose Creek, SC 29445
    (843) 820-3899
    0.5 K-5 418
  • Goose Creek Goose Creek High School Magnet School
    Math: 60% | Reading: 66%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,008 students
    0.8 miles
    1137 Red Bank Road
    Goose Creek, SC 29445
    (843) 553-5300
    0.8 9-12 2,008
  • Goose Creek Sedgefield Intermediate Math: 30% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 808 students
    0.9 miles
    225 Garwood Drive
    Goose Creek, SC 29445
    (843) 820-4090
    0.9 3-5 808
  • Charleston Deer Park Middle School Math: 14% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 5-7 | 561 students
    1.2 miles
    2263 Otranto Road
    Charleston, SC 29406
    (843) 990-5200
    1.2 5-7 561
  • Goose Creek Sedgefield Middle School Math: 18% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 996 students
    1.2 miles
    131 Charles B. Gibson Boulevar
    Goose Creek, SC 29445
    (843) 797-2620
    1.2 6-8 996

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