Darlington 01 School District

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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 22 public schools in Darlington 01 School District, serving 10,035 students.
  • Public school in Darlington 01 School District have an average math proficiency score of 36% (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 Darlington 01 School District are Mayo High For Math Science & Technology, Carolina Elementary School and Lamar High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% 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 NameDarlington 01 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.darlington.k12.sc.us/
School District Phone Number(843)398-2267
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
# of Schools22 Schools1,264 Schools
# of Students10,035 Students776,779 Students
# of Teachers665 Teachers51,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Darlington 01 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 88% has decreased from 93% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Darlington 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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Darlington 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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Darlington 01  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.570.62
# of American Indian Students19 Students2,539 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students62 Students12,336 Students
% Asian Students
1%
2%
# of Hispanic Students389 Students73,525 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
9%
# of Black Students5,183 Students261,201 Students
% Black Students
52%
34%
# of White Students4,072 Students394,347 Students
% White Students
40%
51%
# of Hawaiian Students4 Students1,049 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students306 Students31,619 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:31526,556
# of Students in Kindergarten:63855,336
# of Students in 1st Grade:76157,187
# of Students in 2nd Grade:73957,012
# of Students in 3rd Grade:77260,332
# of Students in 4th Grade:76160,891
# of Students in 5th Grade:82161,385
# of Students in 6th Grade:79059,110
# of Students in 7th Grade:79857,851
# of Students in 8th Grade:71657,025
# of Students in 9th Grade:90463,494
# of Students in 10th Grade:75657,753
# of Students in 11th Grade:66452,720
# of Students in 12th Grade:60050,127
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,244 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 $10,850 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$116 MM$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Darlington 01  School District and average revenue for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$111 MM$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Darlington 01  School District and average spending for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,244$10,235
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Darlington 01  School District and average revenue per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$10,850$10,515
This chart display average spending per public school student in Darlington 01  School District and average spending per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Darlington 01 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Brockington Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    413 Brockington Road
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-2500

    Grades: 3-5 | 449 students
  • Brunson-dargan Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 Wells Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-2533

    Grades: 3-5 | 239 students
  • Cain Elementary School
    607 First Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-2450

    Grades: PK-2 | 277 students
  • Carolina Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank: Top 20%
    719 West Carolina Avenue
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)857-3230

    Grades: 1-5 | 261 students
  • Darlington County Institute Of Technology Vocational School
    160 Pinedale Road
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-3516

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a student
  • Darlington High School Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 58%
    Rank: Top 50%
    525 Spring Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-2730

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,140 student
  • Darlington Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    150 Pinedale Drive
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-3389

    Grades: 6-8 | 973 students
  • Hartsville High School Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    701 Lewellyn Avenue
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)857-3700

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,226 student
  • Hartsville Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 31% | Reading: 33%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1427 Fourteenth Street
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)857-3000

    Grades: 6-8 | 1,036 student
  • Lamar Elementary School
    214 North Darlington Avenue
    Lamar, SC 29069
    (843)326-7575

    Grades: PK-2 | 297 students
  • Lamar High School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank: Top 20%
    216 North Darlington Avenue
    Lamar, SC 29069
    (843)326-7500

    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
  • Mayo High For Math Science & Technology Magnet School
    Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank: Top 5%
    405 Chestnut Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-2650

    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
  • North Hartsville Elementary School Math: 53% | Reading: 45%
    Rank: Top 50%
    110 School Drive
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)857-3200

    Grades: 1-5 | 657 students
  • Pate Elementary School
    1010 Indian Branch Road
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-2400

    Grades: PK-2 | 385 students
  • Rosenwald Elementary Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    508 Church Street
    Society Hill, SC 29593
    (843)398-2700

    Grades: PK-8 | 146 students
  • St. Johns Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    140 Park Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843)398-2350

    Grades: PK-5 | 630 students
  • Southside Early Childhood Center
    1615 Blanding Drive
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)383-3310

    Grades: PK-K | 407 students
  • Spaulding Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 28%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    204 East Pearl Street
    Lamar, SC 29069
    (843)326-7666

    Grades: 3-5 | 245 students
  • Spaulding Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    400 East Cartersville Highway
    Lamar, SC 29069
    (843)326-7625

    Grades: 6-8 | 258 students
  • Thornwell School For The Arts Magnet School
    Math: 18% | Reading: 16%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    437 West Carolina Avenue
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)857-3090

    Grades: 1-5 | 343 students
  • Washington St. Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    325 Washington Street
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)383-3345

    Grades: 1-3 | 300 students
  • West Hartsville Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    214 Clyde Road
    Hartsville, SC 29550
    (843)857-3270

    Grades: 4-5 | 208 students
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