Knightsville Elementary School

  • Knightsville Elementary School serves 1,427 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Knightsville Elementary School operates within the Dorchester 02 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1427 students has grown by 17% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 81 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students1,427 students
Knightsville Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Knightsville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers81 teachers
Knightsville Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeKnightsville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Knightsville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Knightsville Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2012)
Hispanic
5%
8%
Knightsville Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
22%
35%
Knightsville Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
65%
52%
Knightsville Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
8%
3%
Knightsville Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsKnightsville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownSC 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.
0.530.61
Knightsville 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.
36%
50%
Knightsville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
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.
5%
5%
Knightsville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dorchester 02 School District's student population of 25,117 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,227 in this district is less than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,352 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 6% over four years.
School District NameDorchester 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
6
Number of Students Managed25,1173,454
Dorchester 02 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$195 MM$38 MM
Dorchester 02 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$198 MM$39 MM
Dorchester 02 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,227$9,366
Dorchester 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$8,352$9,666
Dorchester 02 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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