Sterling School

99 John Mccarroll Way
Greenville, SC 29607
10/
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Top 5%
Serving 727 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Sterling School ranks in the top 5% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 79% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 81% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 727 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 5% in SC
  • : 79% (Top 5%)
  • : 81% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Sterling School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Sterling School's student population of 727 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
727 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
54 teachers
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School Rankings

Sterling School ranks within the top 5% of all 1,095 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Sterling School is 0.66, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (SC)
#31 out of 1095 schools
(Top 5%)
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79%
39%
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81%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
14:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
10%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
29%
32%
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White
50%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.66
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
60%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Sterling School's ranking?
Sterling School is ranked #31 out of 1,095 schools, which ranks it among the top 5% of public schools in South Carolina.
What schools are Sterling School often compared to?
Sterling Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Green Charter School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
79% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% SC state average), while 81% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).
How many students attend Sterling School?
727 students attend Sterling School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
50% of Sterling School students are White, 29% of students are Black, 10% of students are Asian, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Hispanic.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Sterling School?
Sterling School has a student ration of 13:1, which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Sterling School offer ?
Sterling School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Sterling School part of?
Sterling School is part of Greenville 01 School District.
In what neighborhood is Sterling School located?
Sterling School is located in the Nicholtown neighborhood of Greenville, SC.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 727 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 50%
  • : Top 5%
  • : 79% (Top 5%)
  • : 81% (Top 20%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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