Satchel Ford Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5901 Satchel Ford Road
Columbia, SC 29206
Phone
(803) 738-7209
District
RICHLAND 01
County
RICHLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
786
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.9% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Satchel Ford Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
67%
50%
67%
45%
67%
56%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
70%
46%
67%
44%
72%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
60%
42%
52%
39%
67%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
12
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 127 16.2%
Grade 1 132 16.8%
Grade 2 130 16.5%
Grade 3 126 16.0%
Grade 4 139 17.7%
Grade 5 132 16.8%
Total 786 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 65.4% 19.9% 52.7%
Black 31.3% 73.0% 34.6%
Hispanic 1.9% 5.8% 10.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.2% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 61.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 57.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 0.0% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 201,681 5,148,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 444.4 169
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.4% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.0% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.2% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 12.8% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 78,272 1,921,862
Single Parent Households With Children 13.8% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.8% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.0% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.3% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.8% 12.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.1% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.4% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.1% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.7% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 17.6% 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,821 $186,812,406 45.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,170 $27,946,620 6.8%
Staff $1,103 $26,346,258 6.4%
General Administration $173 $4,132,278 1.0%
School Administration $954 $22,787,244 5.6%
Operation $1,587 $37,907,082 9.2%
Transportation $650 $15,525,900 3.8%
Other $699 $16,696,314 4.1%
Total Support $6,337 $151,365,582 36.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,022 $72,183,492 17.6%
Total Expenditures $17,179 $410,337,594 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,669 $4,426,637,206 44.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $900 $702,362,511 7.0%
Staff $637 $497,250,296 4.9%
General Administration $98 $76,483,828 0.8%
School Administration $664 $518,237,477 5.2%
Operation $1,004 $783,984,138 7.8%
Transportation $389 $303,374,162 3.0%
Other $433 $338,055,734 3.4%
Total Support $4,124 $3,219,922,703 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,081 $2,405,327,837 23.9%
Total Expenditures $12,874 $10,051,872,853 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%