Palmetto Youth Academy Charter

1209 North Douglas Street
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter serves 97 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
Palmetto Youth Academy Charter placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (which is lower 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 11-19% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.

Top Placements

Palmetto Youth Academy Charter places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Palmetto Youth Academy Charter's student population of 97 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students97 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Palmetto Youth Academy Charter
Total Classroom Teachers (09-10)4 teachers
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School Comparison

Palmetto Youth Academy Charter is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Palmetto Youth Academy Charter is 0.02, 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
#1116 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ration/a15:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
9%
Black
99%
34%
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White
n/a
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Palmetto Youth Academy Charter and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.020.62
This chart display the diversity score of Palmetto Youth Academy Charter and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFlorence 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Palmetto Youth Academy Charter is Wilson High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Williams Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Vista Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Florence North Vista Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 706 students
    0.7 miles
    1100 North Irby Street
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843) 664-8159
    0.7 PK-6 706
  • Florence Williams Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 616 students
    0.7 miles
    1119 North Irby Street
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843) 664-8162
    0.7 7-8 616
  • Florence Carver Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-4 | 562 students
    1.8 miles
    515 North Cashua Drive
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843) 664-8156
    1.8 K-4 562
  • Florence Virtus Academy Of South Carolina Charter School

    1.9 miles
    300 South Irby Street
    Florence, SC 29501
    (803) 939-6919
    1.9 n/a n/a
  • Florence Child Development Center At Woods Road
    Grades: PK | 175 students
    2.5 miles
    1400 Woods Road
    Florence, SC 29501
    (843) 799-6006
    2.5 PK 175

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