Barnwell 45 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Barnwell 45 School District, serving 2,225 students.
  • Public school in Barnwell 45 School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 45% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
  • The top ranked public schools in Barnwell 45 School District are Barnwell Primary, Barnwell High School and Barnwell Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • 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 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameBarnwell 45 School District
School District Websitehttp://barnwell45.org/
School District Phone Number(803)541-1300
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
# of Schools4 Schools1,264 Schools
# of Students2,225 Students776,779 Students
# of Teachers148 Teachers51,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Barnwell 45 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 2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80-84% has increased from 70-74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barnwell 45  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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barnwell 45  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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate80-84%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Barnwell 45  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.590.62
# of American Indian Students3 Students2,539 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students34 Students12,336 Students
% Asian Students
2%
2%
# of Hispanic Students85 Students73,525 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
9%
# of Black Students1,065 Students261,201 Students
% Black Students
48%
34%
# of White Students957 Students394,347 Students
% White Students
43%
51%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students1,049 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students77 Students31,619 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:7126,556
# of Students in Kindergarten:18655,336
# of Students in 1st Grade:15657,187
# of Students in 2nd Grade:15057,012
# of Students in 3rd Grade:17460,332
# of Students in 4th Grade:18760,891
# of Students in 5th Grade:16361,385
# of Students in 6th Grade:14559,110
# of Students in 7th Grade:17457,851
# of Students in 8th Grade:16357,025
# of Students in 9th Grade:17363,494
# of Students in 10th Grade:18257,753
# of Students in 11th Grade:14352,720
# of Students in 12th Grade:15850,127
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,855 in this school district is less 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 $9,462 is less 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$24 MM$39 MM
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Spending$23 MM$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Barnwell 45  School District and average spending for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,855$10,235
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Barnwell 45  School District and average revenue per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,462$10,515
This chart display average spending per public school student in Barnwell 45  School District and average spending per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Barnwell 45 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Barnwell Elementary School Math: 31% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    10524 Marlboro Avenue
    Barnwell, SC 29812
    (803)541-1285

    Grades: 4-6 | 495 students
  • Barnwell High School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 50%
    474 Jackson Street
    Barnwell, SC 29812
    (803)541-1390

    Grades: 9-12 | 656 students
  • Barnwell Primary Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Top 50%
    734 Hagood Avenue
    Barnwell, SC 29812
    (803)541-1320

    Grades: PK-3 | 737 students
  • Guinyard-butler Middle School Math: 28% | Reading: 25%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    779 Allen Street
    Barnwell, SC 29812
    (803)541-1370

    Grades: 7-8 | 337 students
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