Nursery Road Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
6706 Nursery Road
Columbia, SC 29212
Phone
(803) 476-4300
District
LEXINGTON 05
County
LEXINGTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
456
Classroom Teachers
39

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

8

(10 is best)

Better than 77.4% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Nursery Road Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 47
Proficiency in Reading 47 42
Proficiency in Math 62 52

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 44
Proficiency in Reading 47 41
Proficiency in Math 62 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 39
Proficiency in Reading 47 38
Proficiency in Math 42 41

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 11.69
AVG FOR DISTRICT 13.83
AVG FOR STATE 15.18
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 40 8.8%
Kindergarten 75 16.4%
Grade 1 58 12.7%
Grade 2 65 14.3%
Grade 3 74 16.2%
Grade 4 74 16.2%
Grade 5 70 15.4%
Total 456 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.0% 62.7% 53.3%
Black 45.0% 29.3% 35.2%
Hispanic 4.0% 4.4% 9.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.6% 3.0% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 39.7% 66.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 35.0% 63.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 4.7% 3.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 99,025 5,024,369
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 626.1 165
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.5% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.6% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.9% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 15.6% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 38,211 1,871,307
Single Parent Households With Children 9.5% 11.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.3% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 44.0% 27.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.6% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 17.8% 11.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.1% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.6% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 9.8% 17.1%
$15,000 or less 5.7% 14.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,623 $112,120,767 49.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,093 $18,503,397 8.1%
Staff $555 $9,395,595 4.1%
General Administration $68 $1,151,172 0.5%
School Administration $790 $13,373,910 5.9%
Operation $1,230 $20,822,670 9.1%
Transportation $495 $8,379,855 3.7%
Other $479 $8,108,991 3.6%
Total Support $4,710 $79,735,590 35.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,137 $36,177,273 15.9%
Total Expenditures $13,470 $228,033,630 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,533 $4,267,597,209 45.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $810 $624,827,308 6.7%
Staff $611 $471,133,701 5.0%
General Administration $103 $79,360,510 0.8%
School Administration $647 $498,964,119 5.3%
Operation $975 $752,315,821 8.0%
Transportation $436 $336,482,498 3.6%
Other $391 $301,661,896 3.2%
Total Support $3,974 $3,064,745,977 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,623 $2,023,206,067 21.6%
Total Expenditures $12,130 $9,355,634,652 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%