Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus

  • Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus serves 492 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (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 63% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus's student population of 492 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students492 students
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus is 0.67, 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#178 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus 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)
63%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus 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 Ratio15:116:1
Asian
3%
2%
Hispanic
9%
9%
Black
31%
34%
White
47%
51%
Two or more races
10%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.670.43
Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
64%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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