Shell Point Elementary School (Closed 2013)

81 Savannah Hwy
Beaufort, SC 29906
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Shell Point Elementary School served 379 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 70-74% (which was approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 71%) for the 2011-12 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 70-74% (which was approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 72%) for the 2011-12 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 was lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 59% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2012-2013 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
70-74%
71%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(11-12)
70-74%
72%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
20%
9%
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Black
32%
34%
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White
41%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Shell Point Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score
0.690.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaufort 01 School District
Source: 2012-2013 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Shell Point Elementary School is Lowcountry Montessori School (0.8 miles away)
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