Charleston School Of The Arts

Serves grades 6 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
5109 B West Enterprise Street
North Charleston, SC 29405
Phone
(843) 529-4990
District
CHARLESTON 01
County
CHARLESTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1112
Classroom Teachers
74

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Charleston School Of The Arts Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 41
Proficiency in Reading 87 40
Proficiency in Math 82 43

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 85 38
Proficiency in Reading 87 40
Proficiency in Math 82 35

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 77 38
Proficiency in Reading 77 39
Proficiency in Math 77.0 37

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 96 65
Proficiency in Reading 97 73
Proficiency in Math 95 56

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.95
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.48
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 160 14.4%
Grade 7 163 14.7%
Grade 8 166 14.9%
Grade 9 177 15.9%
Grade 10 164 14.7%
Grade 11 146 13.1%
Grade 12 136 12.2%
Total 1112 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.8% 49.7% 52.7%
Black 14.3% 38.2% 34.6%
Hispanic 4.9% 10.1% 10.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 5.6% 1.6% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 12.2% 57.2% 61.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.6% 55.8% 57.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.6% 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%