W.m. Anderson Primary

  • W.m. Anderson Primary serves 441 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is approximately equal to the South Carolina state average of 78%) for the 2009-10 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 90-94% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 81%) for the 2009-10 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • W.m. Anderson Primary's student population of 441 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)75-79%
78%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (09-10)90-94%
81%
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in W.m. Anderson Primary and the percentage of Asian public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
1%
9%
Black
93%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in W.m. Anderson Primary and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
5%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in W.m. Anderson Primary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.130.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in W.m. Anderson Primary 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 (13-14)
2%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in W.m. Anderson Primary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliamsburg 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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