Lake Forest Elementary School

16 Berkshire Avenue
Greenville, SC 29615
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Lake Forest Elementary School serves 839 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Lake Forest Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is equal to the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Lake Forest Elementary School's student population of 839 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students839 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Lake Forest Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Lake Forest Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#437 out of 1142 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
5%
2%
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Hispanic
30%
9%
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Black
21%
34%
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White
37%
51%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Lake Forest Elementary School is Next High School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenville Next High School Charter School
    Math: 40-44% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 347 students
    0.7 miles
    2000 Wade Hampton Boulevard
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864) 214-6398
    0.7 6-12 347
  • Greenville Wade Hampton High School Math: 71% | Reading: 81%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,741 student
    0.8 miles
    100 Pine Knoll Drive
    Greenville, SC 29609
    (864) 355-0100
    0.8 9-12 1,741
  • Greenville Cyber Academy Of South Carolina Charter School
    Math: 23% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,220 student
    1.4 miles
    330 Pelham Road Suite 101a
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864) 236-4006
    1.4 K-12 1,220
  • Greenville Mitchell Road Elementary School Math: 69% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 604 students
    1.4 miles
    4124 East North Street Extensi
    Greenville, SC 29615
    (864) 355-6700
    1.4 PK-5 604
  • Greenville League Academy Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 825 students
    1.6 miles
    125 Twin Lake Drive
    Greenville, SC 29609
    (864) 355-8100
    1.6 6-8 825

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