Mount Gallant Elementary School

  • Mount Gallant Elementary School serves 506 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 47% (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 53% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mount Gallant Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Mount Gallant Elementary School's student population of 506 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students506 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mount Gallant Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mount Gallant 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 School Rank (16-17)#393 out of 1142 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
9%
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Black
38%
34%
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White
52%
51%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.590.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
63%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork 03 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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