Mt. Pisgah Elementary School

  • Mt. Pisgah Elementary School serves 140 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (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 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Mt. Pisgah Elementary School's student population of 140 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students140 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mt. Pisgah Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mt. Pisgah Elementary School is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#452 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mt. Pisgah Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
8%
34%
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White
83%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mt. Pisgah Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mt. Pisgah Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.300.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Mt. Pisgah Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mt. Pisgah Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKershaw 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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