Pleasant Hill Elementary School

  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School serves 852 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 68% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 62% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School's student population of 852 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 55 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students852 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Pleasant Hill Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Pleasant Hill Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Pleasant Hill Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pleasant Hill Elementary School is 0.34, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#151 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
81%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pleasant Hill Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.340.43
This chart display the diversity score of Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pleasant Hill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLexington 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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