2346 Pleasant Road
Fort Mill, SC 29708
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
Pleasant Knoll Elementary School serves 839 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pleasant Knoll Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 70% (which is higher 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 66% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Pleasant Knoll Elementary School's student population of 839 students has grown by 36% over five school years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
839 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
63 teachers
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School Rankings

Pleasant Knoll Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Pleasant Knoll Elementary School is 0.63, 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
#156 out of 1149 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
19%
2%
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Hispanic
10%
11%
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Black
9%
33%
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White
57%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.63
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 839 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 70% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 66% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.63

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