Saxe Gotha Elementary School

100 Bill Williamson Court
Lexington, SC 29073
(School attendance zone shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 698 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Saxe Gotha Elementary School ranks 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%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 698 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : Bottom 50% in SC
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Saxe Gotha Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Saxe Gotha Elementary School's student population of 698 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
698 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
57 teachers
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School Rankings

Saxe Gotha Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,095 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Saxe Gotha Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (SC)
#625 out of 1095 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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35%
39%
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40%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
12%
12%
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Black
16%
32%
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White
60%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.59
This chart display the diversity score of Saxe Gotha Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
5%
3%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Saxe Gotha Elementary School's ranking?
Saxe Gotha Elementary School is ranked #625 out of 1,095 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% SC state average), while 40% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).
How many students attend Saxe Gotha Elementary School?
698 students attend Saxe Gotha Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
60% of Saxe Gotha Elementary School students are White, 16% of students are Black, 12% of students are Hispanic, 11% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Saxe Gotha Elementary School?
Saxe Gotha Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Saxe Gotha Elementary School offer ?
Saxe Gotha Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Saxe Gotha Elementary School part of?
Saxe Gotha Elementary School is part of Lexington 01 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 698 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 40%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 40% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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