Lexington 03 School District
- For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Lexington 03 School District, serving 2,062 students.
- Public school in Lexington 03 School District have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 31% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
- Minority enrollment is 50% 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 14:1 is less than the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.
|School District Name||Lexington 03 School District|
|School District Website||http://www.lex3.org/pages/Lex3|
|School District Phone Number||(803)532-4423|
|School District Grades Offered||PK - 12|
|2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||This State (SC)|
|# of Schools||4 Schools||1,264 Schools|
|# of Students||2,062 Students||776,779 Students|
|# of Teachers||149 Teachers||51,746 Teachers|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||14:1||15:1|
- Lexington 03 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 90-94% has increased from 75-79% over five school years.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School District||State Average (SC)|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
Students by Ethnicity:
|# of American Indian Students||3 Students||2,539 Students|
|% American Indian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Asian Students||11 Students||12,336 Students|
|% Asian Students|
|# of Hispanic Students||244 Students||73,525 Students|
|% Hispanic Students|
|# of Black Students||699 Students||261,201 Students|
|% Black Students|
|# of White Students||1,037 Students||394,347 Students|
|% White Students|
|# of Hawaiian Students||5 Students||1,049 Students|
|% of Hawaiian Students||n/a||n/a|
|# of Two or more races Students||63 Students||31,619 Students|
|% of Two or more races Students|
Students by Grade:
|# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:||124||26,556|
|# of Students in Kindergarten:||169||55,336|
|# of Students in 1st Grade:||169||57,187|
|# of Students in 2nd Grade:||156||57,012|
|# of Students in 3rd Grade:||156||60,332|
|# of Students in 4th Grade:||161||60,891|
|# of Students in 5th Grade:||172||61,385|
|# of Students in 6th Grade:||138||59,110|
|# of Students in 7th Grade:||132||57,851|
|# of Students in 8th Grade:||151||57,025|
|# of Students in 9th Grade:||161||63,494|
|# of Students in 10th Grade:||128||57,753|
|# of Students in 11th Grade:||130||52,720|
|# of Students in 12th Grade:||115||50,127|
|# of Ungraded Students:||-||-|
Fiscal Data Comparison
- The revenue/student of $12,349 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 $11,614 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 Data||This School District||This State (SC)|
|Total Revenue||$25 MM||$39 MM|
|Spending||$23 MM||$40 MM|
|Revenue / Student||$12,349||$10,235|
|Spending / Student||$11,614||$10,515|
Lexington 03 School District Public Schools (2020)
School (Math/Reading Proficiency)
- Batesburg-leesville Elementary School 403 South Lee Street
Leesville, SC 29070
Grades: 3-5 | 489 students
- Batesburg-leesville High School 600 Summerland Avenue
Batesburg, SC 29006
Grades: 9-12 | 534 students
- Batesburg-leesville Middle School 425 Shealy Road
Batesburg, SC 29006
Grades: 6-8 | 421 students
- Batesburg-leesville Primary800 Summerland Avenue
Batesburg, SC 29006
Grades: PK-2 | 618 students
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