Red Cedar Elementary School

  • Red Cedar Elementary School serves 704 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (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 38% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Red Cedar Elementary School's student population of 704 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students704 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Red Cedar Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Red Cedar Elementary School is 0.64, which is more 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#335 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
50%
9%
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Black
14%
34%
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White
31%
51%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Red Cedar Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.640.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Red Cedar 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 NameBeaufort 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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