500 South Pine Street
Spartanburg, SC 29302
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Pine St. Elementary School serves 537 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pine St. Elementary 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 537 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Pine St. Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Pine St. Elementary School's student population of 537 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
537 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
47 teachers
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School Rankings

Pine St. Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,095 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Pine St. Elementary School is 0.43, 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 1095 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
39%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
19%
33%
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White
73%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.43
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Pine St. Elementary School's ranking?

Pine St. Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for: Highest overall rank (Top 10%), Highest math proficiency (Top 10%), Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%) and Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 10%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

70% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% SC state average), while 69% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

How many students attend Pine St. Elementary School?

537 students attend Pine St. Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

73% of Pine St. Elementary School students are White, 19% of students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, 3% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Pine St. Elementary School?

Pine St. Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Pine St. Elementary School offer ?

Pine St. Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Pine St. Elementary School part of?

Pine St. Elementary School is part of Spartanburg 07 School District.

School Reviews

5   3/24/2020
Pine Street School is one of my favorite places on Earth! The children are happy, the teachers care and the administrators are always easy to talk to. We have loved being a part of this school. The school play in the spring is out of this world. WOW - so many excellent opportunities for creativity and strong learning.
- Posted by Parent - Susan Hampton

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 537 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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