517 Horrell Hill Road
Hopkins, SC 29061
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Horrell Hill Elementary School serves 513 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Horrell Hill Elementary School 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 30% (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 32% (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 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 513 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Horrell Hill Elementary School's student population of 513 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
513 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
40 teachers
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School Rankings

Horrell Hill Elementary School 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 Horrell Hill Elementary School is 0.50, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#903 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
14%
11%
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Black
69%
33%
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White
7%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.50
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
4%
6%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

30% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SC state average), while 32% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

How many students attend Horrell Hill Elementary School?

513 students attend Horrell Hill Elementary School.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

69% of Horrell Hill Elementary School students are Black, 14% of students are Hispanic, 9% of students are Two or more races, 7% of students are White, and 1% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Horrell Hill Elementary School?

Horrell Hill Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Horrell Hill Elementary School offer ?

Horrell Hill Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

School Reviews

1   3/24/2021
This is the worst school I have ever taught at. Admin does not care if the kids are successful or not. Some teachers leave during the day to handle personal business and stay on Facebook instead of teaching. When parents come to the school admin pretends, they have it together. The school is running on autopilot. Teachers have no support discipline is not enforced, and you will only be successful if you fall in the click with admin. Very cut throat.
- Posted by Teacher - former employee
5   5/17/2010
They have an after-school drama club for students in grades 1- 5 that includes all levels of learners. This drama club in excellent!
- Posted by Parent - averl

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 513 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 32% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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