2185 Gold Hill Road
Fort Mill, SC 29708
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 5%
Tega Cay Elementary School serves 794 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Tega Cay Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 88% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 79% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Tega Cay Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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School Overview

Tega Cay Elementary School's student population of 794 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
794 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Tega Cay Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Tega Cay Elementary School is 0.34, 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 Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#27 out of 1149 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
88%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
79%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
9%
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Black
2%
34%
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White
81%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.34
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 794 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 19%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 5% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 88% (Top 1%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 79% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.34 (Btm 50%)

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