Lexington 04 School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools in Lexington 04 School District, serving 2,940 students. Lexington 04 School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in South Carolina.
Public schools in Lexington 04 School District have an average math proficiency score of 12% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 23% (versus the 45% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Lexington 04 School District are Swansea High Freshman Academy, Swansea High School and Sandhills Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the South Carolina public school average of 49% (majority Black).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameLexington 04 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.lexington4.net/
School District Phone Number(803) 490-7000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
# of Schools6 Schools1,264 Schools
# of Students2,940 Students777,228 Students
# of Teachers186 Teachers51,770 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Lexington 04 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 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 69% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#83 out of 84 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Lexington 04  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lexington 04  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)
11%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lexington 04  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
76%
83%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Lexington 04  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.580.62
# of American Indian Students15 Students2,540 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
n/a
# of Asian Students6 Students12,337 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
2%
# of Hispanic Students434 Students73,530 Students
% Hispanic Students
15%
9%
# of Black Students544 Students261,213 Students
% Black Students
18%
34%
# of White Students1,791 Students394,418 Students
% White Students
61%
51%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,049 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students149 Students31,619 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 26,556
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 55,336
# of Students in 1st Grade:25857,187
# of Students in 2nd Grade:25357,012
# of Students in 3rd Grade:24560,332
# of Students in 4th Grade:26960,891
# of Students in 5th Grade:27961,385
# of Students in 6th Grade:27859,110
# of Students in 7th Grade:25657,851
# of Students in 8th Grade:22657,025
# of Students in 9th Grade:25063,572
# of Students in 10th Grade:25157,853
# of Students in 11th Grade:20152,812
# of Students in 12th Grade:17450,306
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,292 is higher than the state median of $10,922. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,632 is higher than the state median of $10,524. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (SC)
Total Revenue$40 MM$43 MM
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Spending$38 MM$41 MM
This chart display total spending of Lexington 04  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,292$10,922
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Lexington 04  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,632$10,524
This chart display average spending per public school student in Lexington 04  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Lexington 04 School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Swansea High Freshman Academy Math: 6-9% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1195 I. W. Hutto Road
    Swansea, SC 29160
    (803) 490-7006

    Grades: 9 | 226 students
  • Swansea High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    500 East First Street
    Swansea, SC 29160
    (803) 490-7007

    Grades: 9-12 | 650 students
  • Sandhills Elementary School Math: 15% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    130 Lewis Rast Road
    Swansea, SC 29160
    (803) 490-7003

    Grades: 3-4 | 514 students
  • Sandhills Middle School Math: 10% | Reading: 17%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    582 Meadowfield Road
    Gaston, SC 29053
    (803) 490-7005

    Grades: 7-8 | 482 students
  • Frances F. Mack Intermediate Math: 11% | Reading: 16%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    161 Gaston Street
    Gaston, SC 29053
    (803) 490-7004

    Grades: 5-6 | 557 students
  • Lexington Four Early Childhood Center
    135 Lewis Rast Road
    Palestine, WV 26160
    (803) 490-7001

    Grades: PK-K | 603 students
  • Sandhills Primary
    140 Lewis Rast Road
    Swansea, SC 29160
    (803) 490-7002

    Grades: 1-2 | 511 students
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