Sara Collins Elementary School

1200 Parkins Mill Road
Greenville, SC 29607
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Sara Collins Elementary School serves 877 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 64% (which is higher 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 60% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Sara Collins Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Sara Collins Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Sara Collins Elementary School's student population of 877 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students877 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

Sara Collins Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 Sara Collins Elementary School is 0.58, 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
#215 out of 1142 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
28%
34%
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White
58%
51%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.580.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Sara Collins Elementary School is Washington Center (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Greenville Washington Center Special Education School
    Grades: PK-12 | 129 students
    0.1 miles
    2 Betty Spencer Drive
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864) 355-0250
    0.1 PK-12 129
  • Greenville Blythe Academy Magnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 920 students
    1.1 miles
    100 Blythe Drive
    Greenville, SC 29605
    (864) 355-4400
    1.1 PK-5 920
  • Greenville Greenville Technical Charter High School Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 431 students
    1.2 miles
    506 Pleasantburg Drive Buildin
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864) 250-8949
    1.2 9-12 431
  • Greenville Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology Magnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,026 student
    1.4 miles
    122 Deoyley Avenue
    Greenville, SC 29605
    (864) 355-6200
    1.4 6-8 1,026
  • Greenville Sterling School
    Grades: PK-8 | 840 students
    1.6 miles
    99 John Mccarroll Way
    Greenville, SC 29607
    (864) 355-4480
    1.6 PK-8 840

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