Marrington Elementary School

101 Gearing Street
Goose Creek, SC 29445
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Marrington Elementary School serves 616 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 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Marrington Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 39% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Marrington Elementary School's student population of 616 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students616 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

Marrington Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Marrington Elementary School is 0.59, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#224 out of 1142 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
13%
9%
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Black
14%
34%
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White
61%
51%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
25%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBerkeley 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Marrington Elementary School is Goose Creek High School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Marrington Middle School Of The Arts (0.0 miles away)
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