Quest Leadership Academy

  • Quest Leadership Academy serves 220 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (which is lower 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 ≤10% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Quest Leadership Academy 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Quest Leadership Academy's student population of 220 students has grown by 76% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 125% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students220 students
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Quest Leadership Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Quest Leadership Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Quest Leadership Academy is 0.15, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1120 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)11-19%
44%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)≤10%
43%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
Black
92%
34%
White
3%
51%
Two or more races
5%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Quest Leadership Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.150.62
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
63%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSc Public Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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