Pate Elementary School

1010 Indian Branch Road
Darlington, SC 29532
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Pate Elementary School serves 385 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Pate Elementary School's student population of 385 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2004)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students385 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Pate 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)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
55%
34%
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White
32%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
3%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pate Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDarlington 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pate Elementary School is Mayo High For Math Science & Technology (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Darlington Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brockington Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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