Summerville Elementary School

835 South Main Street
Summerville, SC 29483
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Summerville Elementary School serves 535 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 56% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Summerville Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 41% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

School Overview

Summerville Elementary School's student population of 535 students has declined by 32% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has declined by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students535 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Summerville 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 Summerville 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
#301 out of 1142 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
28%
34%
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White
59%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
48%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDorchester 02 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Summerville Elementary School is Summerville High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Rollings Middle School Of The Arts (0.0 miles away)
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