Lake Murray 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
205 Wise Ferry Road
Lexington, SC 29072
Phone
(803) 821-3100
District
LEXINGTON 01
County
LEXINGTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
850
Classroom Teachers
53

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 96.8% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Lake Murray Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
82%
54%
77%
50%
87%
57%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
72%
51%
72%
51%
72%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

80 60 40 20 0
77%
43%
77%
41%
77%
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
16
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 98 11.5%
Kindergarten 130 15.3%
Grade 1 122 14.4%
Grade 2 120 14.1%
Grade 3 116 13.6%
Grade 4 135 15.9%
Grade 5 129 15.2%
Total 850 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 82.9% 75.2% 52.3%
Black 7.4% 12.5% 34.2%
Hispanic 5.3% 8.9% 11.3%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.2% 3.0% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 15.1% 36.4% 62.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 12.5% 32.2% 58.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 4.2% 3.7%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 141,006 5,148,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 397.9 169
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.6% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 32.3% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.5% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 13.1% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 51,222 1,921,862
Single Parent Households With Children 10.2% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.8% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 13.3% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.2% 12.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.3% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.2% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.9% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.1% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 8.0% 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,221 $163,533,000 46.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $1,092 $28,705,117 8.2%
Staff $747 $19,642,000 5.6%
General Administration $41 $1,089,000 0.3%
School Administration $606 $15,920,000 4.6%
Operation $1,026 $26,967,000 7.7%
Transportation $464 $12,190,883 3.5%
Other $669 $17,580,000 5.0%
Total Support $4,644 $122,094,000 34.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,444 $64,257,000 18.4%
Total Expenditures $13,309 $349,884,000 100.0%
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 $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%