Wellford Academy Of Science And Technology

  • Wellford Academy Of Science And Technology serves 478 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wellford Academy Of Science And Technology 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 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

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School Overview

  • Wellford Academy Of Science And Technology's student population of 478 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students478 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wellford Academy Of Science And Technology 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 Wellford Academy Of Science And Technology 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#657 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
11%
9%
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Black
24%
34%
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White
54%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpartanburg 05 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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