Starr Elementary School

  • Starr Elementary School serves 497 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (which is higher 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 47% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Starr Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Starr Elementary School's student population of 497 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students497 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Starr Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Starr Elementary School is 0.29, 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#311 out of 1142 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Starr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Starr 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 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Starr Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2007-08 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
8%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Starr Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
84%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Starr Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Starr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Starr Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.290.62
This chart display the diversity score of Starr Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Starr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
8%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Starr Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnderson 03 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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