A. C. Flora High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1 Falcon Drive
Columbia, SC 29204
Phone
(803) 738-7300
District
RICHLAND 01
County
RICHLAND COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1386
Classroom Teachers
90

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

3

(10 is best)

Better than 20.3% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

2

(10 is best)

A. C. Flora High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

80 60 40 20 0
50%
64%
67%
71%
32%
57%
    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
Grade 9 382 27.6%
Grade 10 383 27.6%
Grade 11 308 22.2%
Grade 12 313 22.6%
Total 1386 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 52.0% 19.9% 52.3%
Black 38.0% 72.4% 34.2%
Hispanic 8.2% 6.5% 11.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.7% 1.0% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 100.0% 62.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 100.0% 58.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 3.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 200,467 5,148,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 441.8 169
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.5% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.9% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 40.1% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.2% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.3% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 78,423 1,921,862
Single Parent Households With Children 13.6% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.4% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.7% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.1% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.2% 12.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.1% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 16.8% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.3% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.0% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 17.5% 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,814 $187,640,000 43.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,218 $29,251,633 6.7%
Staff $1,195 $28,693,000 6.6%
General Administration $181 $4,345,000 1.0%
School Administration $1,012 $24,291,000 5.6%
Operation $1,635 $39,257,000 9.0%
Transportation $807 $19,390,367 4.4%
Other $628 $15,091,000 3.5%
Total Support $6,676 $160,319,000 36.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,664 $87,978,000 20.2%
Total Expenditures $18,153 $435,937,000 100.0%
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%