Barnwell 29 School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Barnwell 29 School District, serving 893 students.
- Public school in Barnwell 29 School District have an average math proficiency score of 31% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 29% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
- Minority enrollment is 57% 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 13:1 is less than the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.
|School District Name||Barnwell 29 School District|
|School District Website||http://www.williston.k12.sc.us/|
|School District Phone Number||(803)266-7878|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (SC)|
|# of Schools||3 Schools||1,264 Schools|
|# of Students||893 Students||776,779 Students|
|# of Teachers||68 Teachers||51,746 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||13:1||15:1|
- Barnwell 29 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 80-89% has decreased from 85-89% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (SC)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||1 Student||2,539 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||6 Students||12,336 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||5 Students||73,525 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||472 Students||261,201 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||380 Students||394,347 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||2 Students||1,049 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||27 Students||31,619 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||20||26,556|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||59||55,336|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||71||57,187|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||69||57,012|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||60||60,332|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||73||60,891|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||72||61,385|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||69||59,110|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||74||57,851|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||67||57,025|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||74||63,494|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||62||57,753|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||65||52,720|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||58||50,127|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $11,025 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 $10,613 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 Data||This School District||This State (SC)|
|Total Revenue||$10 MM||$39 MM|
|Spending||$10 MM||$40 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$11,025||$10,235|
|Spending / Student||$10,613||$10,515|
Barnwell 29 School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency)
- Kelly Edwards Elementary School 1071 Elko Street
Williston, SC 29853
Grades: PK-5 | 424 students
- Williston-elko High School 12233 Main Street
Williston, SC 29853
Grades: 9-12 | 259 students
- Williston-elko Middle School 12233 Main Street
Williston, SC 29853
Grades: 6-8 | 210 students
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