Anderson 05 School District

400 Pearman Dairy Road
Anderson , SC 29625
(District boundaries shown in map)
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Grades: PK - 12

Top Rankings

Anderson 05 School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in South Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
For the 2022-23 school year, there are 20 public schools serving 12,771 students in Anderson 05 School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in South Carolina.
Public Schools in Anderson 05 School District have an average math proficiency score of 48% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Anderson 05 School District are Southwood Academy For The Arts, Concord Elementary School and North Pointe Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Anderson 05 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the South Carolina public school average of 51% (majority Black).

Overview

2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (SC)
# Schools
20 Schools
1,280 Schools
# Students
12,771 Students
766,302 Students
# Teachers
846 Teachers
52,099 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Anderson 05 School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 82 school districts in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (SC)
Overall District Rank
#23 out of 85 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Anderson 05  School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Anderson 05  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Anderson 05  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
83%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Anderson 05  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.64
0.65
# American Indian Students
10 Students
2,263 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
n/a
# Asian Students
206 Students
12,871 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# Hispanic Students
1,138 Students
87,155 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
11%
# Black Students
4,201 Students
250,168 Students
% Black Students
33%
33%
# White Students
6,267 Students
373,848 Students
% White Students
49%
49%
# Hawaiian Students
3 Students
984 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
946 Students
38,764 Students
% of Two or more races Students
7%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
397
20,837
# Students in K Grade:
854
51,543
# Students in 1st Grade:
931
55,077
# Students in 2nd Grade:
983
54,901
# Students in 3rd Grade:
983
55,934
# Students in 4th Grade:
960
56,543
# Students in 5th Grade:
933
57,229
# Students in 6th Grade:
1,007
60,742
# Students in 7th Grade:
1,037
62,102
# Students in 8th Grade:
1,026
62,612
# Students in 9th Grade:
1,127
66,199
# Students in 10th Grade:
957
59,504
# Students in 11th Grade:
835
52,853
# Students in 12th Grade:
741
50,226
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,754 is higher than the state median of $11,941. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,025 is higher than the state median of $11,103. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (SC)
Total Revenue (19-20)
$163 MM
$46 MM
This chart display total revenue of Anderson 05  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Spending (19-20)
$154 MM
$42 MM
This chart display total spending of Anderson 05  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2019-20 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$12,754
$11,941
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Anderson 05  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$12,025
$11,103
This chart display average spending per public school student in Anderson 05  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Anderson 05 School District Public Schools (2022-23)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Southwood Academy For The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 73% | Reading: 76%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1110 Southwood Street
Anderson, SC 29624
(864) 260-5205
Grades: 6-8
| 383 students
Rank: #22.
Concord Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 72% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
2701 Calrossie Road
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 260-5105
Grades: PK-5
| 561 students
Rank: #33.
North Pointe Elementary School
Math: 71% | Reading: 66%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
3325 Highway 81 North
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 260-5040
Grades: PK-5
| 548 students
Rank: #44.
T. L. Hanna High School
Math: 58% | Reading: 72%
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
2600 Highway 81 North
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 260-5110
Grades: 9-12
| 1,937 students
Rank: #55.
Midway Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 66% | Reading: 56%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1221 Harriett Circle
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 716-3800
Grades: K-5
| 691 students
Rank: #66.
Mclees Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 60% | Reading: 50%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
4900 Dobbins Bridge Road
Anderson, SC 29626
(864) 716-3600
Grades: K-5
| 595 students
Rank: #77.
Mccants Middle School
Math: 56% | Reading: 53%
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
2123 Marchbanks Avenue
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 260-5145
Grades: 6-8
| 624 students
Rank: #88.
Anderson Five Charter School
Charter School
Math: ≥50% | Reading: ≥50%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1225 South Mcduffie Street
Anderson, SC 29624
(864) 260-5538
Grades: 9-12
| 72 students
Rank: #99.
Westside High School
Math: 39% | Reading: 62%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
806 Pearman Dairy Road
Anderson, SC 29625
(864) 260-5260
Grades: 9-12
| 1,651 students
Rank: #1010.
Glenview Middle School
Math: 48% | Reading: 46%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
2575 Old Williamston Road
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 716-4060
Grades: 6-8
| 749 students
Rank: #1111.
Calhoun Academy Of The Arts
Magnet School
Math: 46% | Reading: 47%
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
1520 East Calhoun Street
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 260-5090
Grades: K-5
| 486 students
Rank: #1212.
Centerville Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 45% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1529 Whitehall Road
Anderson, SC 29625
(864) 260-5100
Grades: K-5
| 643 students
Rank: #1313.
Whitehall Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 46% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
702 Whitehall Road
Anderson, SC 29625
(864) 260-5255
Grades: PK-5
| 518 students
Rank: #1414.
New Prospect Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 40% | Reading: 34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
126 New Prospect Church Road
Anderson, SC 29625
(864) 260-5195
Grades: K-5
| 448 students
Rank: #1515.
Nevitt Forest Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 38% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1401 Bolt Drive
Anderson, SC 29621
(864) 260-5190
Grades: K-5
| 516 students
Rank: #1616.
Robert Anderson Middle School
Math: 28% | Reading: 28%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
2302 Dobbins Bridge Road
Anderson, SC 29625
(864) 716-3890
Grades: 6-8
| 1,314 students
Rank: #1717.
Varennes Elementary School
Magnet School
Math: 28% | Reading: 24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1820 Highway 29 South
Anderson, SC 29626
(864) 260-5215
Grades: 3-5
| 339 students
Rank: n/an/a
Homeland Park Primary
Magnet School
3519 Wilmont Street
Anderson, SC 29624
(864) 260-5125
Grades: PK-2
| 434 students
Rank: n/an/a
1700 South Fant Street
Anderson, SC 29624
(864) 260-5225
Grades: PK
| 91 students
Rank: n/an/a
1909 Dobbins Bridge Road
Anderson, SC 29626
(864) 260-5200
Grades: PK
| 171 students

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • District size: 20
  • Enrollment: 12,771 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 51%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 83% (Btm 50% in SC)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 30%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 47% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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