Homeland Park Primary

  • Homeland Park Primary serves 420 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 72%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • Homeland Park 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 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Homeland Park Primary's student population of 420 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students420 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Homeland Park Primary
Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Homeland Park Primary is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,065 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Homeland Park Primary is 0.66, 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Homeland Park Primary 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Homeland Park Primary 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
16%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Homeland Park Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
49%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Homeland Park Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
27%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Homeland Park Primary and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Homeland Park Primary and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Homeland Park Primary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.660.43
This chart display the diversity score of Homeland Park Primary and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Homeland Park Primary 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 Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Homeland Park Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnderson 05 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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