500 Lexington Avenue
Kingstree, SC 29556
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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 declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students
441 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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The diversity score of W.m. Anderson Primary is 0.13, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
75-79%
78%
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(09-10)
90-94%
81%
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
Black
93%
34%
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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
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Diversity Score
0.13
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
6%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Students: 441 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 95%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 90-94%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13 (Btm 50% in SC)

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