Laurel Hill Primary

3100 Thomas Cario Boulevard
Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Laurel Hill Primary serves 660 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Laurel Hill Primary's student population of 660 students has declined by 33% over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students660 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Laurel Hill Primary is 0.24, 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 Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
5%
34%
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White
87%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharleston 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Laurel Hill Primary is Wando High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Thomas C. Cario Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Mount Pleasant Thomas C. Cario Middle School Math: 70% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,193 student
    0.1 miles
    3500 Thomas Cario Boulevard
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 856-4595
    0.1 6-8 1,193
  • Mount Pleasant Charles Pinckney Elementary School Math: 80% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 3-5 | 767 students
    0.2 miles
    3300 Thomas Cario Boulevard
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 856-4585
    0.2 3-5 767
  • Mount Pleasant Wando High School Math: 87% | Reading: 93%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: 9-12 | 3,997 students
    1.5 miles
    1000 Warrior Way
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 881-8200
    1.5 9-12 3,997
  • Mount Pleasant Jennie Moore Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 79% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,157 student
    1.9 miles
    2725 Bulrush Basket Lane
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 849-2815
    1.9 PK-5 1,157
  • Mount Pleasant Carolina Park Elementary School Math: 76% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 663 students
    4.2 miles
    3650 Park Avenue Boulevard
    Mount Pleasant, SC 29466
    (843) 856-8060
    4.2 PK-5 663

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