Herbert A. Wood Elementary School

Serves grades 2 - 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
737 Pine Ridge Drive
West Columbia, SC 29172
Phone
(803) 755-7420
District
LEXINGTON 02
County
LEXINGTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
477
Classroom Teachers
32

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

4

(10 is best)

Better than 33.2% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

3

(10 is best)

Herbert A. Wood Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
50%
32%
45%
37%
56%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
37%
46%
37%
44%
37%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
25%
42%
27%
39%
22%
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
15
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 2 104 21.8%
Grade 3 113 23.7%
Grade 4 123 25.8%
Grade 5 137 28.7%
Total 477 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 44.6% 43.6% 52.7%
Black 39.6% 34.2% 34.6%
Hispanic 14.8% 20.5% 10.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 1.5% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.2% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED 64.0% 61.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 59.3% 57.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED 4.7% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 65,657 5,148,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 699.1 169
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.4% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.1% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.4% 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.4% 26.2%
65 OR OLDER 17.6% 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 28,036 1,921,862
Single Parent Households With Children 11.6% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 86.3% 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.1% 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.6% 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.3% 12.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.9% 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.9% 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.8% 15.6%
$15,000 or less 12.6% 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,810 $52,673,460 31.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $912 $8,268,192 5.0%
Staff $683 $6,192,078 3.7%
General Administration $66 $598,356 0.4%
School Administration $685 $6,210,210 3.7%
Operation $909 $8,240,994 4.9%
Transportation $428 $3,880,248 2.3%
Other $1,025 $9,292,650 5.6%
Total Support $4,708 $42,682,728 25.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $7,857 $71,231,562 42.8%
Total Expenditures $18,375 $166,587,750 100.0%
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%