Chicora 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
3100 Carner Avenue
North Charleston, SC 29405
Phone
(843) 746-2210
District
CHARLESTON 01
County
CHARLESTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
Yes
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
354
Classroom Teachers
34

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

1

(10 is best)

Better than 0.2% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
10%
50%
2%
45%
17%
56%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
7%
46%
7%
44%
7%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
2%
42%
2%
39%
2%
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
10
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 44 12.4%
Kindergarten 42 11.9%
Grade 1 43 12.1%
Grade 2 47 13.3%
Grade 3 56 15.8%
Grade 4 60 16.9%
Grade 5 62 17.5%
Total 354 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 2.3% 49.7% 52.7%
Black 93.7% 38.2% 34.6%
Hispanic 4.0% 10.1% 10.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 1.6% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.3% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 100.0% 57.2% 61.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 100.0% 55.8% 57.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 1.4% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 394,708 5,148,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 400.8 169
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.5% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 36.6% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.5% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 15.4% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 156,482 1,921,862
Single Parent Households With Children 9.4% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 91.5% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 42.8% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 14.8% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 14.6% 12.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.9% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.1% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.4% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.8% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 11.3% 12.5%

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%