Hunley Park Elementary School

1000 Michigan Avenue
Charleston Afb, SC 29404
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Hunley Park Elementary School serves 522 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hunley Park 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 17% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Hunley Park Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Hunley Park Elementary School's student population of 522 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students522 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

Hunley Park Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hunley Park Elementary School is 0.63, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1059 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
20%
9%
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Black
55%
34%
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White
19%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.630.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hunley Park Elementary School is Fort Dorchester High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lambs Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • North Charleston Lambs Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 409 students
    0.9 miles
    6800 Dorchester Road
    North Charleston, SC 29418
    (843) 767-5900
    0.9 PK-5 409
  • North Charleston Jerry Zucker Middle School Of Science Magnet School
    Math: 19% | Reading: 19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 528 students
    1.5 miles
    6401 Dorchester Road
    North Charleston, SC 29418
    (843) 767-8383
    1.5 6-8 528
  • North Charleston Fort Dorchester High School Math: 68% | Reading: 84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 2,317 students
    2.6 miles
    8500 Patriot Boulevard
    North Charleston, SC 29420
    (843) 760-4450
    2.6 9-12 2,317
  • Charleston Drayton Hall Elementary School Math: 51% | Reading: 51%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 829 students
    2.7 miles
    3138 Ashley River Road
    Charleston, SC 29414
    (843) 852-0678
    2.7 PK-5 829
  • North Charleston Eagle Nest Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 808 students
    2.8 miles
    8640 River Oaks Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29420
    (843) 695-2460
    2.8 PK-5 808

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