Sandy Run School

  • Sandy Run School serves 665 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (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 32% (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 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Sandy Run School's student population of 665 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students665 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Sandy Run School
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sandy Run School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sandy Run School is 0.50, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#735 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sandy Run 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)
32%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sandy Run 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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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
30%
34%
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White
64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Sandy Run 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
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Sandy Run School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sandy Run School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.500.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Sandy Run School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCalhoun 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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