Petersburg Primary

  • Petersburg Primary serves 415 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%.

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School Overview

  • Petersburg Primary's student population of 415 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students415 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Petersburg Primary
Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Petersburg Primary's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Petersburg Primary is 0.68, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
17%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Petersburg Primary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
44%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Petersburg Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
31%
52%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Petersburg Primary and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Petersburg Primary and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Petersburg Primary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.680.42
This chart display the diversity score of Petersburg Primary and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
55%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Petersburg Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Petersburg Primary 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 NameChesterfield 01 School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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