The Palmetto School At The Children?s Attention Home

386 East Black Street
Rock Hill, SC 29732
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
The Palmetto School At The Children?s Attention Home serves 35 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The Palmetto School At The Children?s Attention Home 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower 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 ≤20% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 35 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

School Overview

The Palmetto School At The Children?s Attention Home's student population of 35 students has grown by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
35 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

The Palmetto School At The Children?s Attention Home is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 The Palmetto School At The Children?s Attention Home is 0.31, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1091 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
9:1
14:1
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American Indian
3%
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
83%
33%
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White
3%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.31
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
6%
4%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Kindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 35 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 9:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 97%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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