1225 Orange Branch Road
Charleston, SC 29407
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Orange Grove Charter School serves 1,170 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Orange Grove Charter School placed in the top 10% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 72% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 74% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 1,170 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Orange Grove Charter School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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School Overview

Orange Grove Charter School's student population of 1,170 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
The teacher population of 71 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
1,170 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
71 teachers
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School Rankings

Orange Grove Charter School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Orange Grove Charter School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#107 out of 1149 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
4%
11%
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Black
12%
33%
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White
79%
49%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.36
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Students: 1,170 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 21%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 72% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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