200 Foster Creek Road
Goose Creek, SC 29445
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Goose Creek Primary serves 906 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
Goose Creek Primary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 21% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
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).

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Goose Creek Primary ranks 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 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 68 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
906 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
68 teachers
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School Rankings

Goose Creek Primary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
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 Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1048 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
46%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
48%
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
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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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.73
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
9%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 906 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 72%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 21% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 25% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.73 (Top 1%)

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