Richard Carroll Primary (Closed 2013)

  • Richard Carroll Primary served 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 72%) for the 2011-12 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 was higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 58% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Richard Carroll Primary by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)70-74%
71%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richard Carroll Primary 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 2011-12 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (11-12)70-74%
72%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richard Carroll Primary 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 2011-12 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
54%
34%
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White
42%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Richard Carroll Primary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.540.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Richard Carroll Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Richard Carroll Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBamberg 01 School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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