Lakewood Elementary School

  • Lakewood Elementary School serves 1,076 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (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 54% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lakewood Elementary School's student population of 1,076 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,076 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lakewood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lakewood Elementary School is 0.48, 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#225 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
6%
34%
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White
71%
51%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lakewood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.480.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHorry 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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