Charleston Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Due to Covid-19, standardized testing did not take place during the 2019-2020 academic school year. Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2019 (latest available). Updated annually.
  • All data updated June 2021

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Charleston 01 School District Details

Charleston 01 School District
75 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC 29401

50,299 Students enrolled in District

81 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Charleston 01 School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to South Carolina

(10 is best)

Better than of SC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

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Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
48%
53%
49%
50%
47%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
District
State

Schools in this District

School Grades
A. C. Corcoran Elementary School
8585 Vistavia Road
North Charleston, SC, 29406
PK-05
Academic Magnet High School
5109 A West Enterprise Street
North Charleston, SC, 29405
09-12
Allegro Charter School Of Music
120 Broad Street
Charleston, SC, 29401
06-12
Angel Oak Elementary School
6134 Chisolm Road
Johns Island, SC, 29455
PK-05
Ashley River Creative Arts Elementary School
1871 Wallace School Road
Charleston, SC, 29407
KG-05
Baptist Hill High School
5117 Baptist Hill Road
Hollywood, SC, 29449
06-12
Belle Hall Elementary School
385 Egypt Road
Mt. Pleasant, SC, 29464
PK-05
Buist Academy School
103 Calhoun Street
Charleston, SC, 29401
KG-08
Burke High School
244 President Street
Charleston, SC, 29403
09-12
C. E. Williams Middle School For Creative And Scie
640 Butte Street
Charleston, SC, 29414
06-08
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 50.3% 52.3%
Black 36.5% 34.2%
Hispanic 11.3% 11.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 56.9% 62.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 55.5% 58.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.4% 3.7%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,087 $301,959,000 37.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $829 $41,140,195 5.1%
Staff $836 $41,455,000 5.1%
General Administration $40 $1,992,000 0.2%
School Administration $833 $41,313,000 5.1%
Operation $1,246 $61,804,000 7.6%
Transportation $542 $26,872,805 3.3%
Other $523 $25,957,000 3.2%
Total Support $4,849 $240,534,000 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,385 $267,109,000 33.0%
Total Expenditures $16,320 $809,602,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,019 $4,814,393,000 45.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $902 $721,243,544 6.8%
Staff $668 $534,387,000 5.0%
General Administration $99 $79,267,000 0.7%
School Administration $691 $552,631,000 5.2%
Operation $1,024 $819,202,000 7.7%
Transportation $372 $297,757,456 2.8%
Other $440 $351,562,000 3.3%
Total Support $4,196 $3,356,050,000 31.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,036 $2,428,454,000 22.9%
Total Expenditures $13,251 $10,598,897,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%

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