Chester 01 School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 12 public schools managed by Chester 01 School District serving 5,201 students in Chester, South Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% 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.

Chester 01 School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Chester Academy For Teaching And Learning Charter School
    109 Hinton Street
    Chester, SC 29706
    (803)385-6334

    Grades: K-8 | 357 students
  • Chester Chester County Career Center Vocational School
    1324 J. A. Cochran Bypass
    Chester, SC 29706
    (803)377-1991

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Chester Chester Middle School
    1014 Mccandless Road
    Chester, SC 29706
    (803)377-8192

    Grades: 6-8 | 563 students
  • Chester Chester Park Elementary School For The Arts
    835 Lancaster Highway
    Chester, SC 29706
    (803)581-7279

    Grades: K-5 | 482 students
  • Chester Chester Park Elementary School Of Inquiry
    835 Lancaster Highway
    Chester, SC 29706
    (803)581-7282

    Grades: PK-5 | 495 students
  • Chester Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Technology
    835 Lancaster Highway
    Chester, SC 29706
    (803)581-7275

    Grades: PK-5 | 415 students
  • Chester Chester Senior High School
    1330 J. A. Cochran Bypass
    Chester, SC 29706
    (803)377-3161

    Grades: 9-12 | 860 students
  • Great Falls Great Falls Elementary School
    301 Dearborn Street
    Great Falls, SC 29055
    (803)482-2214

    Grades: PK-5 | 421 students
  • Great Falls Great Falls High School
    411 Sunset Avenue
    Great Falls, SC 29055
    (803)482-2210

    Grades: 6-12 | 359 students
  • Richburg Lewisville Elementary School
    4006 Lewisville High School Rd
    Richburg, SC 29729
    (803)789-5164

    Grades: PK-5 | 597 students
  • Richburg Lewisville High School
    3971 Lewisville High School Rd
    Richburg, SC 29729
    (803)789-5131

    Grades: 9-12 | 365 students
  • Richburg Lewisville Middle School
    3595 Lancaster Highway
    Richburg, SC 29729
    (803)789-5858

    Grades: 6-8 | 287 students

Overview

School District NameChester 01 School District
# of Schools12
# of Students5,201
# of Teachers367
Student : Teacher Ratio15
# of Male Students2,597
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,604
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.56
# of American Indian Students18
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students28
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students118
% Hispanic Students
2%
# of Black Students2,414
% Black Students
46%
# of White Students2,457
% White Students
47%
# of Hawaiian Students1
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students165
% of Two or more races Students
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:194
# of Students in Kindergarten:396
# of Students in 1st Grade:443
# of Students in 2nd Grade:443
# of Students in 3rd Grade:439
# of Students in 4th Grade:369
# of Students in 5th Grade:366
# of Students in 6th Grade:376
# of Students in 7th Grade:357
# of Students in 8th Grade:392
# of Students in 9th Grade:457
# of Students in 10th Grade:342
# of Students in 11th Grade:350
# of Students in 12th Grade:277
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Chester 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 82% has increased from 73% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chester 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)
34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chester 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 Rate
82%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Chester 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 $10,239 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 $9,879 is less 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$57 MM$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Chester 01 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$55 MM$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Chester 01 School District and average spending for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,239$10,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Chester 01 School District and average revenue per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$9,879$10,341
This chart display average spending per public school student in Chester 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?
Chester 01 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.56, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.61. The most diverse school in the district is Chester Park Elementary School For The Arts. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.