James H. Hendrix Elementary School

  • James H. Hendrix Elementary School serves 664 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 37% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

James H. Hendrix Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • James H. Hendrix Elementary School's student population of 664 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students664 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

  • James H. Hendrix Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of James H. Hendrix Elementary School is 0.70, 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#419 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of James H. Hendrix Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of James H. Hendrix Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
26%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in James H. Hendrix Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
20%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in James H. Hendrix Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
44%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in James H. Hendrix Elementary School 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
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in James H. Hendrix Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.700.43
This chart display the diversity score of James H. Hendrix Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in James H. Hendrix Elementary School 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 Lunch
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in James H. Hendrix Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpartanburg 02 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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