James M. Brown Elementary School

  • James M. Brown Elementary School serves 660 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • James M. Brown Elementary School operates within the Oconee 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 660 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 660 students
James M. Brown Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % James M. Brown Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
James M. Brown Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade James M. Brown Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
James M. Brown Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
James M. Brown Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2010)
Hispanic
33%
8%
James M. Brown Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
1%
35%
James M. Brown Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
63%
52%
James M. Brown Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
James M. Brown Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
James M. Brown Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups James M. Brown Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.50 0.61
James M. Brown 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.
61%
50%
James M. Brown Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
6%
6%
James M. Brown Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Oconee 01 School District's student population of 10,550 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,221 is higher than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has grown by 7% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $13,487 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Oconee 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
6
Number of Students Managed 10,550 3,454
Oconee 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $129 MM $39 MM
Oconee 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $142 MM $38 MM
Oconee 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,221 $11,413
Oconee 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,487 $10,999
Oconee 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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