Legacy Charter

  • Legacy Charter serves 1,282 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 26% (which is lower 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 25% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Legacy Charter placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%.

Top Placements

Legacy Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Legacy Charter's student population of 1,282 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 84 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students1,282 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Legacy Charter
Total Classroom Teachers84 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Legacy Charter by grade.

School Comparison

  • Legacy Charter is ranked within the bottom 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 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Legacy Charter is 0.55, which is less 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#960 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Legacy Charter and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Legacy Charter 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 Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Hispanic
30%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Legacy Charter and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
60%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Legacy Charter and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
6%
52%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Legacy Charter and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Legacy Charter and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Legacy Charter.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.550.61
This chart display the diversity score of Legacy Charter and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
84%
This chart display graduation rate of Legacy Charter and public school graduation rate of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Legacy Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Legacy Charter and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 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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