Richmond Drive Elementary School

1162 Richmond Drive
Rock Hill, SC 29732
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Richmond Drive Elementary School serves 706 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Richmond Drive Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (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 54% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Richmond Drive Elementary School's student population of 706 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students706 students
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Total Classroom Teachers40 teachers
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School Comparison

Richmond Drive Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Richmond Drive Elementary School is 0.67, which is more 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
#337 out of 1142 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
19%
9%
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Black
26%
34%
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White
48%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.670.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork 03 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Richmond Drive Elementary School is York Preparatory Academy (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is W. C. Sullivan Middle School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rock Hill W. C. Sullivan Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 768 students
    1.2 miles
    1825 Eden Terrace
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 981-1450
    1.2 6-8 768
  • Rock Hill Ebinport Elementary School Math: 46% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 647 students
    1.3 miles
    2142 India Hook Road
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 981-1550
    1.3 K-5 647
  • Rock Hill Riverwalk Academy Charter School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 493 students
    1.3 miles
    5750 Mount Gallant Road
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 327-8400
    1.3 K-8 493
  • Rock Hill York Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 59% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-12 | 1,621 student
    1.3 miles
    1047 Golden Gate Court
    Rock Hill, SC 29732
    (803) 324-4400
    1.3 K-12 1,621
  • Rock Hill Ebenezer Avenue Elementary: Traditional Montesorri Inquiry Math: 38% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 392 students
    1.4 miles
    242 Ebenezer Avenue
    Rock Hill, SC 29730
    (803) 981-1435
    1.4 PK-5 392

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