Latta Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 4

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
300 Viking Drive
Latta, SC 29565
Phone
(843) 752-5295
District
DILLON 03
County
DILLON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
684
Classroom Teachers
37

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

8

(10 is best)

Better than 76.7% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Latta Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 47
Proficiency in Reading 37 42
Proficiency in Math 47 52

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 44
Proficiency in Reading 52 41
Proficiency in Math 67 47

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.49
AVG FOR DISTRICT 18.10
AVG FOR STATE 15.18
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 79 11.5%
Kindergarten 111 16.2%
Grade 1 132 19.3%
Grade 2 121 17.7%
Grade 3 117 17.1%
Grade 4 124 18.1%
Total 684 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.0% 64.2% 53.3%
Black 35.7% 32.0% 35.2%
Hispanic 2.9% 2.2% 9.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.4% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.2% 1.1% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 88.9% 66.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 86.5% 63.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 2.3% 3.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 7,349 5,084,127
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 49.9 167
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.2% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.0% 32.2%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.0% 26.4%
65 OR OLDER 17.0% 16.3%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,697 1,893,563
Single Parent Households With Children 15.3% 11.9%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 82.1% 86.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 14.4% 27.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 1.5% 7.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.4% 11.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 5.5% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 18.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.3% 19.9%
$15,000 - $29,999 19.2% 17.1%
$15,000 or less 25.4% 14.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,279 $7,150,209 49.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $599 $1,000,929 7.0%
Staff $553 $924,063 6.5%
General Administration $311 $519,681 3.6%
School Administration $468 $782,028 5.5%
Operation $714 $1,193,094 8.3%
Transportation $267 $446,157 3.1%
Other $333 $556,443 3.9%
Total Support $3,245 $5,422,395 37.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,044 $1,744,524 12.2%
Total Expenditures $8,568 $14,317,128 100.0%
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%