Nexton 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
200 Scholar Way
Summerville, SC 29483
Phone
(843) 900-3222
District
BERKELEY 01
County
BERKELEY COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
862
Classroom Teachers
49

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.2% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

8

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 62 50
Proficiency in Reading 52 45
Proficiency in Math 72 56

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 60 46
Proficiency in Reading 57 44
Proficiency in Math 62 48

Grade 5

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

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.59
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.36
AVG FOR STATE 14.80
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 40 4.6%
Kindergarten 132 15.3%
Grade 1 135 15.7%
Grade 2 134 15.5%
Grade 3 120 13.9%
Grade 4 150 17.4%
Grade 5 151 17.5%
Total 862 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.5% 53.1% 52.7%
Black 25.3% 31.1% 34.6%
Hispanic 10.0% 13.6% 10.5%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.6% 1.8% 1.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 43.2% 56.1% 61.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 36.1% 48.6% 57.6%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.1% 7.5% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 209,065 5,084,127
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 170.3 167
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.3% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 34.9% 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.3% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 13.0% 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 74,931 1,894,711
Single Parent Households With Children 12.1% 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.8% 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 23.8% 27.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.3% 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.2% 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.1% 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.5% 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 17.7% 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.1% 16.5%
$15,000 or less 9.0% 13.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,930 $170,716,040 39.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $872 $30,195,616 7.0%
Staff $581 $20,118,868 4.6%
General Administration $151 $5,228,828 1.2%
School Administration $566 $19,599,448 4.5%
Operation $1,107 $38,333,196 8.8%
Transportation $382 $13,227,896 3.1%
Other $553 $19,149,284 4.4%
Total Support $4,212 $145,853,136 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,378 $116,973,384 27.0%
Total Expenditures $12,521 $433,577,188 100.0%
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%