115 Connie Wright Road
Irmo, SC 29063
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
9/
10
Top 20%
River Springs Elementary School serves 559 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
River Springs Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

River Springs Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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School Overview

River Springs Elementary School's student population of 559 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
559 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

River Springs Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of River Springs Elementary School is 0.46, 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 Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#223 out of 1149 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
18%
34%
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White
71%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 559 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 29%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 20% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 64% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 62% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Btm 50%)

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