St. James-gaillard Elementary School

  • St. James-gaillard Elementary School serves 328 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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St. James-gaillard Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

  • St. James-gaillard Elementary School's student population of 328 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students328 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • St. James-gaillard Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of St. James-gaillard Elementary School is 0.23, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#969 out of 1,130 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of St. James-gaillard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Hispanic
n/a
9%
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Black
87%
34%
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White
13%
51%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in St. James-gaillard Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.230.43
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in St. James-gaillard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in St. James-gaillard Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrangeburg 03 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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