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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 33 public schools in Richland 02 School District, serving 28,071 students.
  • Public school in Richland 02 School District have an average math proficiency score of 45% (versus the South Carolina public school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 30% of public schools in South Carolina.
  • The top ranked public schools in Richland 02 School District are Blythewood High School, Ridge View High School and Richland High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% 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 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameRichland 02 School District
School District Websitehttp://www.richland2.org/
School District Phone Number(803)787-1910
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
# of Schools33 Schools1,264 Schools
# of Students28,071 Students776,779 Students
# of Teachers1,905 Teachers51,746 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1

District Comparison

  • Richland 02 School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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% has increased from 80% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Richland 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Richland 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
90%
84%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Richland 02  School District and public school graduation rate of SC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.590.62
# of American Indian Students58 Students2,539 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students817 Students12,336 Students
% Asian Students
3%
2%
# of Hispanic Students2,841 Students73,525 Students
% Hispanic Students
10%
9%
# of Black Students16,691 Students261,201 Students
% Black Students
60%
34%
# of White Students6,302 Students394,347 Students
% White Students
22%
51%
# of Hawaiian Students75 Students1,049 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1,287 Students31,619 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:77126,556
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,84755,336
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,94057,187
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,03557,012
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,04260,332
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,13060,891
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,19961,385
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,19159,110
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,25257,851
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,18757,025
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,30063,494
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,32057,753
# of Students in 11th Grade:2,02652,720
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,83150,127
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,196 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 $12,756 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 DataThis School DistrictThis State (SC)
Total Revenue$297 MM$39 MM
This chart display total revenue of Richland 02  School District and average revenue for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$339 MM$40 MM
This chart display total spending of Richland 02  School District and average spending for each school distric in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,196$10,235
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Richland 02  School District and average revenue per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,756$10,515
This chart display average spending per public school student in Richland 02  School District and average spending per public school student in SC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Richland 02 School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Bethel-hanberry Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 30%
    125 Boney Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-6880

    Grades: PK-5 | 708 students
  • Blythewood High School Math: 78% | Reading: 89%
    Rank: Top 5%
    10901 Wilson Boulevard
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-4090

    Grades: 9-12 | 1986 students
  • Blythewood Middle School Math: 54% | Reading: 53%
    Rank: Top 30%
    2351 Longtown Road East
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-6850

    Grades: 6-8 | 834 students
  • Bookman Road Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 54%
    Rank: Top 30%
    1245 Bookman Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803)699-1724

    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
  • Bridge Creek Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 37%
    Rank: Top 50%
    121 Bombing Range Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803)462-3900

    Grades: PK-5 | 555 students
  • Catawba Trail Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Top 50%
    1080 Old National Highway
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803)699-3501

    Grades: PK-5 | 602 students
  • Dent Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2721 Decker Boulevard
    Columbia, SC 29206
    (803)699-2750

    Grades: 6-8 | 1251 students
  • E. L. Wright Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2740 Alpine Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8740

    Grades: K-8 | 1356 students
  • Forest Lake Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    6801 Brookfield Road
    Columbia, SC 29206
    (803)782-0470

    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
  • Jackson Creek Elementary School
    7150 Trenholm Road Extension
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)790-3800

    Grades: PK-5 | 634 students
  • Joseph Keels Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 21%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    7500 Springcrest Drive
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8754

    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
  • Kelly Mill Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 28% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1141 Kelly Mill Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-7210

    Grades: 2-8 | 969 students
  • Killian Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 32%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    2621 Clemson Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-2981

    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
  • L. B. Nelson Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 42% | Reading: 36%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    225 North Brickyard Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8730

    Grades: PK-5 | 588 students
  • L. W. Conder Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 29%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    8040 Hunt Club Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8720

    Grades: PK-5 | 559 students
  • Lake Carolina Elementary Lower Campus
    1151 Kelly Mill Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)714-1300

    Grades: PK-2 | 471 students
  • Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus Math: 76% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    1261 Kelly Mill Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-3360

    Grades: 3-5 | 480 students
  • Langford Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 43%
    Rank: Top 50%
    480 Langford Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-4091

    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
  • Longleaf Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 22% | Reading: 30%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1160 Longreen Parkway
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)691-4870

    Grades: 6-8 | 770 students
  • Muller Road Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 37% | Reading: 40%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1031 Muller Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-6851

    Grades: K-8 | 1067 students
  • North Springs Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1300 Clemson Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)736-3183

    Grades: PK-5 | 765 students
  • Polo Road Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 34%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1250 Polo Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)419-2226

    Grades: PK-5 | 685 students
  • Pontiac Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 48% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Top 50%
    500 Spears Creek Church Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803)699-2700

    Grades: PK-5 | 714 students
  • Rice Creek Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 49% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Top 50%
    4751 Hard Scrabble Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-2900

    Grades: PK-5 | 741 students
  • Richland High School Magnet School
    Math: 77% | Reading: 70%
    Rank: Top 10%
    7500 Brookfield Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)699-2800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1376 students
  • Richland Two Charter High School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    7900 Brookmont Lane
    Columbia, SC 29203
    (803)419-1348

    Grades: 9-12 | 114 students
  • Ridge View High School Magnet School
    Math: 73% | Reading: 78%
    Rank: Top 10%
    4801 Hard Scrabble Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-2999

    Grades: 9-12 | 1444 students
  • Round Top Elementary School Math: 77% | Reading: 69%
    Rank: Top 10%
    449 Rimer Pond Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-8676

    Grades: PK-5 | 561 students
  • Sandlapper Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    1001 Longtown Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)691-4045

    Grades: PK-5 | 650 students
  • Spring Valley High School Magnet School
    Math: 55-59% | Reading: 80%
    Rank: Top 20%
    120 Sparkleberry Lane
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-3500

    Grades: 9-12 | 2081 students
  • Summit Parkway Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 29% | Reading: 35%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    200 Summit Parkway
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-3580

    Grades: K-8 | 1233 students
  • Westwood High School Magnet School
    Math: 69% | Reading: 63%
    Rank: Top 20%
    180 Turkey Farm Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-4049

    Grades: 9-12 | 1476 students
  • Windsor Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 32% | Reading: 20%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    9800 Dunbarton Drive
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8723

    Grades: PK-5 | 610 students
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