Pleasant Knoll Elementary School

2346 Pleasant Road
Fort Mill, SC 29708
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Pleasant Knoll Elementary School serves 711 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Pleasant Knoll Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 78% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 66% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Pleasant Knoll Elementary School's student population of 711 students has grown by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students711 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

Pleasant Knoll Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Pleasant Knoll Elementary School is 0.48, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#107 out of 1142 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
78%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
7%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
7%
34%
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White
71%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.480.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork 04 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Pleasant Knoll Elementary School is Fort Mill High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Pleasant Knoll Middle School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Fort Mill Pleasant Knoll Middle School Math: 78% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 839 students
    0.1 miles
    2320 Pleasant Road
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 396-9613
    0.1 6-8 839
  • Fort Mill Gold Hill Elementary School Math: 82% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 953 students
    1.3 miles
    1000 Dave Gibson Boulevard
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 548-8250
    1.3 K-5 953
  • Fort Mill Gold Hill Middle School Math: 71% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 709 students
    1.4 miles
    1025 Dave Gibson Boulevard
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 548-8300
    1.4 6-8 709
  • Fort Mill Orchard Park Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: K-5 | 756 students
    1.8 miles
    474 Third Baxter Street
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 548-8170
    1.8 K-5 756
  • Fort Mill Tega Cay Elementary School Math: 88% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 794 students
    2.1 miles
    2185 Gold Hill Road
    Fort Mill, SC 29708
    (803) 548-8282
    2.1 K-5 794

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