Washington Center

Washington Center serves 129 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower 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 ≤10% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Washington Center 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 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Washington Center places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Washington Center's student population of 129 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-12
Total Students129 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington Center is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Washington Center is 0.64, which is more 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
#1080 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio5:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
3%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
9%
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Black
34%
34%
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White
47%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.62
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Graduation Rate
<50%
83%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Washington Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenville 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Center is Greenville Technical Charter High School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Hughes Academy Of Science And Technology (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sara Collins Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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