Lake City Early Childhood Center

Lake City Early Childhood Center serves 389 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Lake City Early Childhood Center's student population of 389 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students389 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Lake City Early Childhood Center
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Lake City Early Childhood Center is 0.17, which is less 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lake City Early Childhood Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lake City Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
91%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lake City Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
5%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lake City Early Childhood Center and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake City Early Childhood Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score
0.170.62
This chart display the diversity score of Lake City Early Childhood Center and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lake City Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
2%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlorence 03 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Lake City Early Childhood Center is Lake City High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ronald E. Mcnair Junior High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is J. Paul Truluck Intermediate (2.0 miles away)
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