Lowcountry Montessori School

Serves grades PK - 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
749 Broad River Drive
Beaufort, SC 29906
Phone
(843) 322-0577
District
SC PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
BEAUFORT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
372
Classroom Teachers
19

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

5

(10 is best)

Better than 40.7% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Lowcountry Montessori School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

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

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
40%
46%
69%
44%
10%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
20%
42%
30%
39%
10%
45%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
35%
41%
54%
40%
15%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
39%
38%
44%
40%
34%
35%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

50 40 30 20 10 0
29%
38%
34%
39%
25%
37%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

100 80 60 40 20 0
83%
65%
90%
73%
75%
56%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
20
18
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 22 5.9%
Kindergarten 37 9.9%
Grade 1 27 7.3%
Grade 2 23 6.2%
Grade 3 26 7.0%
Grade 4 27 7.3%
Grade 5 27 7.3%
Grade 6 29 7.8%
Grade 7 25 6.7%
Grade 8 35 9.4%
Grade 9 36 9.7%
Grade 10 18 4.8%
Grade 11 20 5.4%
Grade 12 20 5.4%
Total 372 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 83.9% 63.3% 52.7%
Black 8.4% 24.4% 34.6%
Hispanic 6.5% 9.4% 10.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 2.3% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.3% 0.6% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 23.1% 38.7% 61.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 14.8% 31.1% 57.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.3% 7.7% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 5,148,714
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 169
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 31.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 26.2%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 17.2%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 1,921,862
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 87.5%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 28.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 9.4%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 12.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.5%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 18.2%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 15.6%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 12.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,515 $97,253,100 24.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $500 $10,770,000 2.7%
Staff $195 $4,200,300 1.1%
General Administration $144 $3,101,760 0.8%
School Administration $1,212 $26,106,480 6.6%
Operation $602 $12,967,080 3.3%
Transportation $32 $689,280 0.2%
Other $420 $9,046,800 2.3%
Total Support $3,104 $66,860,160 16.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $10,840 $233,493,600 58.7%
Total Expenditures $18,459 $397,606,860 100.0%
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%