Memminger Elementary School

  • Memminger Elementary School serves 329 students in grades PK-6.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Memminger Elementary School operates within the Charleston 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 329 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades PK-6
Total Students 329 students
Memminger Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Memminger Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Memminger Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Memminger Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 11:1 16:1
Memminger Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
2%
1%
Memminger Elementary School Asian Students (1998-2015)
Hispanic
n/a
8%
Memminger Elementary School Black Students (1997-2012)
Black
93%
35%
Memminger Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
5%
52%
Memminger Elementary School White Students (1990-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Memminger Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Memminger Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Memminger Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.42
Memminger Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
70%
50%
Memminger Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
2%
6%
Memminger Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Charleston 01 School District's student population of 46,721 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,503 is higher than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has grown by 21% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,355 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Charleston 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
6
Number of Students Managed 46,721 3,454
Charleston 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $708 MM $39 MM
Charleston 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $747 MM $38 MM
Charleston 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $15,503 $11,413
Charleston 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $16,355 $10,999
Charleston 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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