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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 3 public schools in Dept Of Juvenile Justice School District, serving 475 students.
  • Public school in Dept Of Juvenile Justice School District have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 16% (versus the 43% 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 Dept Of Juvenile Justice School District are Birchwood School, Evaluation And Detention Center and Willow Lane School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% 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 6:1 is less than the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameDept Of Juvenile Justice School District
School District Websitehttp://www.state.sc.us/djj/education.php
School District Phone Number(803)896-9110
School District Grades Offered05 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
# of Schools3 Schools1,264 Schools
# of Students475 Students776,779 Students
# of Teachers77 Teachers51,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1

District Comparison

  • Dept Of Juvenile Justice 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 1% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dept Of Juvenile Justice  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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dept Of Juvenile Justice  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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≤1%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dept Of Juvenile Justice  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.480.62
# of American Indian Students2 Students2,539 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Studentsn/a12,336 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students16 Students73,525 Students
% Hispanic Students
3%
9%
# of Black Students318 Students261,201 Students
% Black Students
67%
34%
# of White Students128 Students394,347 Students
% White Students
27%
51%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,049 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students10 Students31,619 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 26,556
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 55,336
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 57,187
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 57,012
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 60,332
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 60,891
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 61,385
# of Students in 6th Grade:359,110
# of Students in 7th Grade:2057,851
# of Students in 8th Grade:5657,025
# of Students in 9th Grade:24363,494
# of Students in 10th Grade:11257,753
# of Students in 11th Grade:3752,720
# of Students in 12th Grade:450,127
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Dept Of Juvenile Justice School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Birchwood School Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    5000 Broad River Road
    Columbia, SC 29212
    (803)896-9278

    Grades: 5-12 | 114 students
  • Evaluation And Detention Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1731 Shivers Road
    Columbia, SC 29210
    (803)896-7455

    Grades: 5-12 | 237 students
  • Willow Lane School Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1731 Shivers Road
    Columbia, SC 29210
    (803)896-5952

    Grades: 5-12 | 124 students
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