Chester, SC
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Chester 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:
  • Test data: Reflects 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Chester 01 School District Details

Chester 01 School District
509 District Office Drive
Chester, SC 29706

5,323 Students enrolled in District

12 Schools in District

15 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Chester 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)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Academy For Teaching And Learning School
109 Hinton Street
Chester, SC, 29706
KG-08
Chester County Career Center School
1324 J. A. Cochran Bypass
Chester, SC, 29706
09-12
Chester Middle School
1014 Mc Candless Road
Chester, SC, 29706
06-08
Chester Park Elementary School For The Arts
835 Lancaster Highway
Chester, SC, 29706
KG-05
Chester Park Elementary School Of Inquiry
835 Lancaster Highway
Chester, SC, 29706
PK-05
Chester Park Elementary School Of Literacy And Tec
835 Lancaster Highway
Chester, SC, 29706
PK-05
Chester Senior High School
1330 J. A. Cochran Bypass
Chester, SC, 29706
09-12
Great Falls Elementary School
301 Dearborn Street
Great Falls, SC, 29055
PK-05
Great Falls High School
411 Sunset Avenue
Great Falls, SC, 29055
06-12
Lewisville Elementary School
4006 Lewisville High School Rd
Richburg, SC, 29729
PK-05
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 49.2% 53.9%
Black 47.9% 36.0%
Hispanic 1.8% 8.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.5%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 68.3% 55.6%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 63.0% 50.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.4% 5.5%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,228 $28,435,092 47.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $718 $3,905,202 6.5%
Staff $581 $3,160,059 5.2%
General Administration $181 $984,459 1.6%
School Administration $669 $3,638,691 6.0%
Operation $1,072 $5,830,608 9.7%
Transportation $390 $2,121,210 3.5%
Other $411 $2,235,429 3.7%
Total Support $4,021 $21,870,219 36.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,825 $9,926,175 16.5%
Total Expenditures $11,074 $60,231,486 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,302 $4,011,215,057 46.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $741 $560,740,805 6.5%
Staff $565 $427,587,047 4.9%
General Administration $97 $73,304,095 0.8%
School Administration $601 $454,503,652 5.2%
Operation $936 $707,883,940 8.2%
Transportation $385 $291,268,692 3.4%
Other $342 $258,562,184 3.0%
Total Support $3,667 $2,773,826,818 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,484 $1,879,432,573 21.7%
Total Expenditures $11,453 $8,664,517,194 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%