Laurens 56 School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 6 public schools managed by Laurens 56 School District serving 3,050 students in Clinton, South Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the South Carolina state average of 49%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Laurens 56 School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Clinton Clinton Elementary School
    800 Chestnut Street
    Clinton, SC 29325
    (864)833-0812

    Grades: K-5 | 636 students
  • Clinton Clinton High School
    18132 Highway 72 East
    Clinton, SC 29325
    (864)833-0817

    Grades: 9-12 | 818 students
  • Clinton Clinton Middle School
    800 North Adair Street
    Clinton, SC 29325
    (864)833-0807

    Grades: 6-8 | 690 students
  • Clinton Eastside Elementary School
    103 Old Colony Road
    Clinton, SC 29325
    (864)833-0827

    Grades: K-5 | 505 students
  • Joanna Joanna-woodson Elementary School
    510 South Ellis Street
    Joanna, SC 29351
    (864)697-6480

    Grades: K-5 | 324 students
  • Clinton M. S. Bailey Child Development Center
    625 Elizabeth Street
    Clinton, SC 29325
    (864)833-0836

    Grades: PK | 77 students

Overview

School District NameLaurens 56 School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,050 students
# of Teachers183 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students1,480 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students1,570 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.58
# of American Indian Students1 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students15 students
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Students156 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students1,127 students
% Black Students
37%
# of White Students1,606 students
% White Students
53%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students145 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:77
# of Students in Kindergarten:245
# of Students in 1st Grade:294
# of Students in 2nd Grade:243
# of Students in 3rd Grade:223
# of Students in 4th Grade:233
# of Students in 5th Grade:227
# of Students in 6th Grade:232
# of Students in 7th Grade:223
# of Students in 8th Grade:235
# of Students in 9th Grade:212
# of Students in 10th Grade:220
# of Students in 11th Grade:176
# of Students in 12th Grade:210
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Laurens 56 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 81% has increased from 70% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laurens 56 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
81%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Laurens 56 School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,571 is higher than the state average of $10,528. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $16,477 is higher than the state average of $10,726. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
Total Revenue$36 MM$39 MM
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Spending$51 MM$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Laurens 56 School District and average spending for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,571$10,528
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Laurens 56 School District and average revenue per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$16,477$10,726
This chart display average spending per public school student in Laurens 56 School District and average spending per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Laurens 56 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.58, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.43. The most diverse school in the district is Clinton Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.