Carolina Park 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
3650 Park Avenue Boulevard
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29466
Phone
(843) 856-8060
District
CHARLESTON 01
County
CHARLESTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
781
Classroom Teachers
45

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.3% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Carolina Park Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 70 50
Proficiency in Reading 62 45
Proficiency in Math 77 56

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 46
Proficiency in Reading 77 44
Proficiency in Math 92 48

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 42
Proficiency in Reading 72 39
Proficiency in Math 57 45

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.48
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 40 5.1%
Kindergarten 149 19.1%
Grade 1 126 16.1%
Grade 2 119 15.2%
Grade 3 124 15.9%
Grade 4 119 15.2%
Grade 5 104 13.3%
Total 781 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.8% 49.7% 52.7%
Black 9.3% 38.2% 34.6%
Hispanic 3.3% 10.1% 10.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 3.4% 1.6% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 11.0% 57.2% 61.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.2% 55.8% 57.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.8% 1.4% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 394,708 5,084,127
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 400.8 167
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.5% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.6% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.5% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.4% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 156,482 1,894,711
Single Parent Households With Children 9.4% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.5% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.8% 27.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.8% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.6% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.8% 16.5%
$15,000 or less 11.3% 13.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,716 $277,517,516 37.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $825 $40,054,575 5.4%
Staff $776 $37,675,576 5.1%
General Administration $76 $3,689,876 0.5%
School Administration $769 $37,335,719 5.0%
Operation $1,192 $57,872,792 7.8%
Transportation $504 $24,469,704 3.3%
Other $458 $22,236,358 3.0%
Total Support $4,600 $223,334,600 30.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,940 $239,841,940 32.4%
Total Expenditures $15,256 $740,694,056 100.0%
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%