River Oaks Elementary School

  • River Oaks Elementary School serves 993 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 49% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • River Oaks Elementary School's student population of 993 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students993 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • River Oaks Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of River Oaks Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#324 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of River Oaks Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of River Oaks Elementary School 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
18%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in River Oaks Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
12%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in River Oaks Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
61%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in River Oaks Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in River Oaks Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.58n/a
This chart display the diversity score of River Oaks Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in River Oaks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in River Oaks 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 NameHorry 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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