Dorchester 02 School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 24 public schools managed by Dorchester 02 School District serving 25,643 students in Summerville, South Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the South Carolina state average of 48%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Dorchester 02 School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Summerville Alston Middle School
    500 Bryan Street
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)873-3890

    Grades: 6-8 | 826 students
  • Summerville Alston-bailey Elementary School
    820 West 5th North Street
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)695-5210

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • Summerville Ashley Ridge High School
    9800 Delemar Highway
    Summerville, SC 29485
    (843)695-4900

    Grades: 9-12 | 2257 students
  • Summerville Beech Hill Elementary School
    1001 Beech Hill Road
    Summerville, SC 29485
    (843)821-3970

    Grades: PK-5 | 1280 students
  • Summerville Charles B. Dubose Middle School
    1005 Dubose School Road
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)875-7012

    Grades: 6-8 | 1173 students
  • Summerville Dr. Eugene Sires Elementary School
    301 Chandler Creek Road
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)695-5205

    Grades: n/a | n/a students
  • North Charleston Eagle Nest Elementary School
    8640 River Oaks Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29420
    (843)695-2460

    Grades: PK-5 | 922 students
  • Summerville Flowertown Elementary School
    20 King Charles Circle
    Summerville, SC 29485
    (843)871-7400

    Grades: PK-5 | 1046 students
  • Summerville Fort Dorchester Elementary School
    5201 Old Glory Lane
    Summerville, SC 29485
    (843)832-5550

    Grades: PK-5 | 1206 students
  • North Charleston Fort Dorchester High School
    8500 Patriot Boulevard
    North Charleston, SC 29420
    (843)760-4450

    Grades: 9-12 | 2191 students
  • Summerville Gregg Middle School
    500 Green Wave Boulevard
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)871-3150

    Grades: 6-8 | 1231 students
  • Summerville James H. Spann Elementary School
    901 John Mckissick Way
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)873-3050

    Grades: PK-5 | 833 students
  • Ladson Joseph R. Pye Elementary School
    9701 Patriot Boulevard
    Ladson, SC 29456
    (843)695-2979

    Grades: PK-5 | 880 students
  • Summerville Knightsville Elementary School
    847 Orangeburg Road
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)873-4851

    Grades: PK-5 | 1466 students
  • Summerville Newington Elementary School
    10 King Charles Circle
    Summerville, SC 29485
    (843)871-3230

    Grades: PK-5 | 847 students
  • Ladson Oakbrook Elementary School
    306 Old Fort Drive
    Ladson, SC 29456
    (843)821-1165

    Grades: PK-5 | 868 students
  • Ladson Oakbrook Middle School
    286 Old Fort Road
    Ladson, SC 29456
    (843)873-9750

    Grades: 6-8 | 1045 students
  • North Charleston River Oaks Middle School
    8642 River Oaks Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29420
    (843)695-2470

    Grades: 6-8 | 1015 students
  • Summerville Rollings Middle School Of The Arts
    815 South Main Street
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)873-3610

    Grades: 6-8 | 655 students
  • Summerville Sand Hill Elementary School
    324 Gnarly Oak Lane
    Summerville, SC 29485
    (843)695-5201

    Grades: 4-8 | n/a students
  • Summerville Summerville Elementary School
    835 South Main Street
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)873-2372

    Grades: PK-5 | 788 students
  • Summerville Summerville High School
    1101 Boone Hill Road
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)873-6460

    Grades: 9-12 | 2993 students
  • Summerville William M. Reeves Elementary School
    1003 Dubose School Road
    Summerville, SC 29483
    (843)695-2450

    Grades: PK-5 | 1223 students
  • North Charleston Windsor Hill Arts Infused Elementary School
    8600 William Moultrie Drive
    North Charleston, SC 29420
    (843)760-9820

    Grades: PK-5 | 898 students

Overview

School District NameDorchester 02 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students25,643 students
# of Teachers1,486 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students12,386 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students13,257 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.60
# of American Indian Students92 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students440 students
% Asian Students
2%
# of Hispanic Students1,781 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students7,701 students
% Black Students
30%
# of White Students14,215 students
% White Students
55%
# of Hawaiian Students65 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,349 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:582
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,843
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,969
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,007
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,019
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,904
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,933
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,973
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,963
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,009
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,216
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,969
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,686
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,570
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Dorchester 02 School District, which is ranked within the top 10% 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 88% has increased from 75% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dorchester 02 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)
58%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Dorchester 02 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
88%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Dorchester 02 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 $8,227 in this school district is less 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 $8,352 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$195 MM$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Dorchester 02 School District and average revenue for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending$198 MM$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Dorchester 02 School District and average spending for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,227$10,151
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Dorchester 02 School District and average revenue per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,352$10,341
This chart display average spending per public school student in Dorchester 02 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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Dorchester 02 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.60, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.42. The most diverse school in the district is Eagle Nest Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.