2 Betty Spencer Drive
Greenville, SC 29607
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Center serves 124 students in grades Prekindergarten-12.
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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 11-19% (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 ≤10% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

School Overview

Washington Center's student population of 124 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
124 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Washington Center 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 Washington Center is 0.64, 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
#1133 out of 1149 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
11-19%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
5:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
18%
11%
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Black
27%
33%
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White
51%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.64
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Graduation Rate
≤20%
84%
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
43%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Special education school
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-12
  • Students: 124 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 5:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Graduation Rate
    : ≤20% (Btm 50% in SC)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 11-19% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : ≤10% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.64

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