Saluda River Academy For The Arts

  • Saluda River Academy For The Arts serves 390 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Saluda River Academy For The Arts operates within the Lexington 02 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 390 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students390 students
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Saluda River Academy For The Arts Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeSaluda River Academy For The Arts Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
2%
1%
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Asian Students (1989-2015)
Hispanic
22%
8%
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
31%
35%
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Black Students (1988-2015)
White
44%
52%
Saluda River Academy For The Arts White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSaluda River Academy For The Arts All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownSC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.670.61
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
58%
50%
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
5%
Saluda River Academy For The Arts Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lexington 02 School District's student population of 8,991 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,385 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,796 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 14% over four years.
School District NameLexington 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
6
Number of Students Managed8,9913,454
Lexington 02 School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$92 MM$38 MM
Lexington 02 School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$87 MM$39 MM
Lexington 02 School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,385$9,366
Lexington 02 School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,796$9,666
Lexington 02 School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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