7753 Northside Drive
North Charleston, SC 29420
Rating
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Pinehurst Elementary School serves 775 students in grades 1-5.
Pinehurst Elementary School 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower 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 18% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black and Hispanic).

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

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School Overview

Pinehurst Elementary School's student population of 775 students has grown by 21% over five school years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 35% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 1-5
Total Students
775 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
53 teachers
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School Rankings

Pinehurst Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Pinehurst Elementary School is 0.49, 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 Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1021 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
18%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
67%
9%
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Black
25%
34%
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White
8%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 1-5
  • Students: 775 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 92%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 18% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.49 (Btm 50%)

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