Calhoun 01 School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 3 public schools managed by Calhoun 01 School District serving 1,798 students in Saint Matthews, South Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina state average of 48%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Calhoun 01 School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Saint Matthews Calhoun County High School
    150 Saints Avenue
    Saint Matthews, SC 29135
    (803)874-3071

    Grades: 9-12 | 461 students
  • Saint Matthews St. Matthews K-8 School
    135 Saints Avenue
    Saint Matthews, SC 29135
    (803)655-2750

    Grades: PK-8 | 661 students
  • Swansea Sandy Run School
    450 Old Swamp Road
    Swansea, SC 29160
    (803)655-2746

    Grades: PK-8 | 676 students

Overview

School District NameCalhoun 01 School District
# of Schools3
# of Students1,798
# of Teachers119
Student : Teacher Ratio15
# of Male Students916
% Male Students
51%
# of Female Students882
% Female Students
49%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.53
# of American Indian Students10
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students2
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students97
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students1,073
% Black Students
60%
# of White Students607
% White Students
34%
# of Hawaiian Students1
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students8
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:114
# of Students in Kindergarten:143
# of Students in 1st Grade:136
# of Students in 2nd Grade:147
# of Students in 3rd Grade:145
# of Students in 4th Grade:132
# of Students in 5th Grade:129
# of Students in 6th Grade:141
# of Students in 7th Grade:130
# of Students in 8th Grade:120
# of Students in 9th Grade:118
# of Students in 10th Grade:133
# of Students in 11th Grade:103
# of Students in 12th Grade:107
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Calhoun 01 School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 85 school districts in South Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has increased from 85-89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Calhoun 01 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Calhoun 01 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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Calhoun 01 School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,217 is higher than the state average of $10,151. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $18,980 is higher than the state average of $10,341. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
Total Revenue$23 MM$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Calhoun 01 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$33 MM$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Calhoun 01 School District and average spending for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,217$10,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Calhoun 01 School District and average revenue per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$18,980$10,341
This chart display average spending per public school student in Calhoun 01 School District and average spending per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Calhoun 01 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.53, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Sandy Run School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.