Lake Forest Elementary School

  • Lake Forest Elementary School serves 852 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%.

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 852 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students852 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lake Forest Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,130 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lake Forest Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#476 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lake Forest Elementary School 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
29%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lake Forest Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
20%
34%
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White
41%
52%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lake Forest Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.710.61
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lake Forest Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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