Sandlapper Elementary School

  • Sandlapper Elementary School serves 639 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (which is lower 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 35% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Sandlapper Elementary School's student population of 639 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students639 students
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Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sandlapper Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sandlapper Elementary School is 0.43, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#742 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sandlapper 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)
35%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sandlapper 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 Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
9%
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Black
74%
34%
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White
12%
51%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sandlapper Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.430.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sandlapper 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 NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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