Sandy Run School

450 Old Swamp Road
Swansea, SC 29160
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sandy Run School serves 662 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 38% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 36% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sandy Run School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Sandy Run School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

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 OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students662 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

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 DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#724 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
38%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
31%
34%
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White
63%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sandy Run School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
7%
6%
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: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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)
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