Barnwell 19 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Barnwell 19 School District, serving 614 students.
  • Public school in Barnwell 19 School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 22% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
  • The top ranked public school in Barnwell 19 School District are Blackville-hilda High School, Macedonia Elementary School and Blackville-hilda Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameBarnwell 19 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.barnwell19.k12.sc.us/
School District Phone Number(803)284-5608
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
# of Schools3 Schools1,264 Schools
# of Students614 Students776,779 Students
# of Teachers43 Teachers51,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Barnwell 19 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 84 school districts in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barnwell 19  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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barnwell 19  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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Barnwell 19  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.370.62
# of American Indian Students2 Students2,539 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students6 Students12,336 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students22 Students73,525 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
9%
# of Black Students481 Students261,201 Students
% Black Students
78%
34%
# of White Students93 Students394,347 Students
% White Students
15%
51%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,049 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students9 Students31,619 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2026,556
# of Students in Kindergarten:4455,336
# of Students in 1st Grade:4957,187
# of Students in 2nd Grade:3357,012
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4960,332
# of Students in 4th Grade:4660,891
# of Students in 5th Grade:5161,385
# of Students in 6th Grade:4859,110
# of Students in 7th Grade:4357,851
# of Students in 8th Grade:4557,025
# of Students in 9th Grade:4763,494
# of Students in 10th Grade:6157,753
# of Students in 11th Grade:3852,720
# of Students in 12th Grade:4050,127
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,943 is higher than the state average of $10,235. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $12,341 is higher than the state average of $10,515. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
Total Revenue$11 MM$39 MM
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Spending$10 MM$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Barnwell 19  School District and average spending for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,943$10,235
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Barnwell 19  School District and average revenue per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,341$10,515
This chart display average spending per public school student in Barnwell 19  School District and average spending per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Barnwell 19 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Blackville-hilda High School Math: 70-79% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank: Top 20%
    76 Atkins Circle
    Blackville, SC 29817
    (803)284-5700

    Grades: 9-12 | 186 students
  • Blackville-hilda Middle School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    446 Country Club Road
    Blackville, SC 29817
    (803)284-5900

    Grades: 6-8 | 136 students
  • Macedonia Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    556 Jones Bridge Road
    Blackville, SC 29817
    (803)284-5800

    Grades: PK-5 | 292 students
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