Sandy Run School
Sandy Run School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:
- Category Attribute
- Percent Eligible For Free Lunch Largest percent of students eligible for free lunch (Top 1%)
Sandy Run School's student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-8|
|Total Students||662 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||47 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
Sandy Run School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Sandy Run School is 0.51, 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
|#724 out of 1142 schools|
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Calhoun 01 School District|
Nearby Public Schools
The nearest high school to Sandy Run School is Swansea High School (10.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Hopkins Middle School (7.2 miles away)
- School Location Miles Grades Students
- Hopkins Hopkins Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 296 students
6120 Cabin Creek Road
Hopkins, SC 29061
(803) 783-5541 7.9 PK-5 296
- Gaston Frances F. Mack Intermediate Grades: 5-6 | 557 students
161 Gaston Street
Gaston, SC 29053
(803) 490-7004 8.9 5-6 557
- Swansea Sandhills Elementary School Grades: 3-4 | 514 students
130 Lewis Rast Road
Swansea, SC 29160
(803) 490-7003 9.6 3-4 514
- Swansea Sandhills Primary Grades: 1-2 | 511 students
140 Lewis Rast Road
Swansea, SC 29160
(803) 490-7002 9.6 1-2 511
Jay McDowell, a public school teacher in Howell, evicted a student for making anti-homosexual comments, but now the instructor faces suspension. Learn about the national controversy that involves this local Michigan teacher.
A six-year old in Aurora, Colorado, was suspended after singing an LMFAO song to a little girl in his class and reportedly “shaking his booty.” We look at the case and the sexual harassment problem in public schools today.
After playing rapper Macklemore's "Same Love" pro-gay rights rap song in class, a Michigan teacher was suspended with no pay. We explore the controversy.