Herbert A. Wood Elementary School

  • Herbert A. Wood Elementary School serves 466 students in grades 2-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Herbert A. Wood Elementary School operates within the Lexington 02 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 466 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 2-5
Total Students 466 students
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
n/a
1%
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2010)
Hispanic
12%
8%
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
36%
35%
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
49%
52%
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.62 0.42
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a n/a
Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Lexington 02 School District's student population of 8,991 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,822 in this district is less than the state average of $11,514. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,183 is less than the state average of $11,294. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Lexington 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
6
Number of Students Managed 8,991 3,454
Lexington 02 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $96 MM $40 MM
Lexington 02 School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $90 MM $39 MM
Lexington 02 School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $10,822 $11,514
Lexington 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $10,183 $11,294
Lexington 02 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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