St. Johns Elementary School

140 Park Street
Darlington, SC 29532
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
St. Johns Elementary School serves 630 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
St. Johns Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 32% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 26% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

St. Johns Elementary School's student population of 630 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

St. Johns Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of St. Johns Elementary School is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#902 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
2%
9%
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Black
52%
34%
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White
41%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
5%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDarlington 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to St. Johns Elementary School is Darlington High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Darlington Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brunson-dargan Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Darlington Brunson-dargan Elementary School Math: 36% | Reading: 20%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 239 students
    0.3 miles
    400 Wells Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843) 398-2533
    0.3 3-5 239
  • Darlington Darlington High School Magnet School
    Math: 41% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,140 student
    0.8 miles
    525 Spring Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843) 398-2730
    0.8 9-12 1,140
  • Darlington Mayo High For Math Science & Technology Magnet School
    Math: ≥80% | Reading: ≥80%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 286 students
    0.9 miles
    405 Chestnut Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843) 398-2650
    0.9 9-12 286
  • Darlington Cain Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 277 students
    1.2 miles
    607 First Street
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843) 398-2450
    1.2 PK-2 277
  • Darlington Brockington Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 39% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 3-5 | 449 students
    1.3 miles
    413 Brockington Road
    Darlington, SC 29532
    (843) 398-2500
    1.3 3-5 449

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