Richland 02 School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 32 public schools managed by Richland 02 School District serving 27,523 students in Blythewood, South Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the South Carolina state average of 48%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Richland 02 School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Blythewood Bethel-hanberry Elementary School
    125 Boney Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-6880

    Grades: PK-5 | 721 students
  • Blythewood Blythewood High School
    10901 Wilson Boulevard
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-4090

    Grades: 9-12 | 1927 students
  • Blythewood Blythewood Middle School
    2351 Longtown Road East
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-6850

    Grades: 6-8 | 776 students
  • Elgin Bookman Road Elementary School
    1245 Bookman Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803)699-1724

    Grades: PK-5 | 486 students
  • Elgin Bridge Creek Elementary School
    121 Bombing Range Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803)462-3900

    Grades: PK-5 | 585 students
  • Elgin Catawba Trail Elementary School
    1080 Old National Highway
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803)699-3501

    Grades: PK-5 | 578 students
  • Columbia Dent Middle School Magnet School
    2721 Decker Boulevard
    Columbia, SC 29206
    (803)699-2750

    Grades: 6-8 | 1207 students
  • Columbia E. L. Wright Middle School Magnet School
    2740 Alpine Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8740

    Grades: K-8 | 1353 students
  • Columbia Forest Lake Elementary School Magnet School
    6801 Brookfield Road
    Columbia, SC 29206
    (803)782-0470

    Grades: PK-5 | 567 students
  • Columbia Joseph Keels Elementary School Magnet School
    7500 Springcrest Drive
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8754

    Grades: PK-5 | 680 students
  • Blythewood Kelly Mill Middle School Magnet School
    1141 Kelly Mill Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-7210

    Grades: 2-8 | 1031 students
  • Columbia Killian Elementary School Magnet School
    2621 Clemson Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-2981

    Grades: PK-5 | 767 students
  • Columbia L. B. Nelson Elementary School Magnet School
    225 North Brickyard Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8730

    Grades: PK-5 | 579 students
  • Columbia L. W. Conder Elementary School Magnet School
    8040 Hunt Club Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8720

    Grades: PK-5 | 840 students
  • Blythewood Lake Carolina Elementary Lower Campus
    1151 Kelly Mill Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)714-1300

    Grades: PK-2 | 460 students
  • Blythewood Lake Carolina Elementary Upper Campus
    1261 Kelly Mill Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-3360

    Grades: 3-5 | 465 students
  • Blythewood Langford Elementary School
    480 Langford Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-4091

    Grades: PK-5 | 496 students
  • Columbia Longleaf Middle School Magnet School
    1160 Longreen Parkway
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)691-4870

    Grades: 6-8 | 727 students
  • Blythewood Muller Road Middle School Magnet School
    1031 Muller Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-6851

    Grades: K-8 | 909 students
  • Columbia North Springs Elementary School Magnet School
    1300 Clemson Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)736-3183

    Grades: PK-5 | 726 students
  • Columbia Polo Road Elementary School
    1250 Polo Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)419-2226

    Grades: PK-5 | 662 students
  • Elgin Pontiac Elementary School Magnet School
    500 Spears Creek Church Road
    Elgin, SC 29045
    (803)699-2700

    Grades: PK-5 | 689 students
  • Columbia Rice Creek Elementary School Magnet School
    4751 Hard Scrabble Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-2900

    Grades: PK-5 | 724 students
  • Columbia Richland Northeast High School Magnet School
    7500 Brookfield Road
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)699-2800

    Grades: 9-12 | 1453 students
  • Columbia Richland Two Charter High School Charter School
    750 Old Clemson Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)419-1348

    Grades: 9-12 | 101 students
  • Columbia Ridge View High School Magnet School
    4801 Hard Scrabble Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-2999

    Grades: 9-12 | 1390 students
  • Blythewood Round Top Elementary School
    449 Rimer Pond Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-8676

    Grades: PK-5 | 568 students
  • Columbia Sandlapper Elementary School
    1001 Longtown Road
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)691-4045

    Grades: PK-5 | 660 students
  • Columbia Spring Valley High School Magnet School
    120 Sparkleberry Lane
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-3500

    Grades: 9-12 | 2009 students
  • Columbia Summit Parkway Middle School Magnet School
    200 Summit Parkway
    Columbia, SC 29229
    (803)699-3580

    Grades: K-8 | 1226 students
  • Blythewood Westwood High School Magnet School
    180 Turkey Farm Road
    Blythewood, SC 29016
    (803)691-4049

    Grades: 9-12 | 1389 students
  • Columbia Windsor Elementary School Magnet School
    9800 Dunbarton Drive
    Columbia, SC 29223
    (803)736-8723

    Grades: PK-5 | 772 students

Overview

School District NameRichland 02 School District
# of Schools32
# of Students27,523
# of Teachers1,871
Student : Teacher Ratio15
# of Male Students13,391
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students14,132
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.58
# of American Indian Students50
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students761
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students2,430
% Hispanic Students
9%
# of Black Students16,205
% Black Students
59%
# of White Students6,911
% White Students
25%
# of Hawaiian Students75
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students1,091
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:719
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,819
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,935
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2,031
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2,123
# of Students in 4th Grade:2,075
# of Students in 5th Grade:2,137
# of Students in 6th Grade:2,123
# of Students in 7th Grade:2,167
# of Students in 8th Grade:2,125
# of Students in 9th Grade:2,369
# of Students in 10th Grade:2,261
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,905
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,734
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Richland 02 School District, which is ranked within the top 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 88% has increased from 76% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
46%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
88%
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 2015-16 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,196 is higher 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 $12,756 is higher 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$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 2015-16 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 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,196$10,151
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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$12,756$10,341
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 2015-16 school year data.
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Richland 02 School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.58, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.61. The most diverse school in the district is Catawba Trail Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.