Gray Collegiate Academy School

Serves grades 9 - 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
3833 Leaphart Road
West Columbia, SC 29169
Phone
(803) 951-3321
District
SC PUBLIC CHARTER SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
LEXINGTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
419
Classroom Teachers
15

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to South Carolina

9

(10 is best)

Better than 88.3% of SC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Gray Collegiate Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 10

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 82 68
Proficiency in Reading 77 70
Proficiency in Math 87 66

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 28.90
AVG FOR DISTRICT 20.37
AVG FOR STATE 15.18
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 97 23.2%
Grade 10 101 24.1%
Grade 11 112 26.7%
Grade 12 109 26.0%
Total 419 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 70.0% 70.8% 53.3%
Black 26.0% 21.0% 35.2%
Hispanic 2.2% 5.8% 9.4%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.7% 1.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.7% 0.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 26.3% 43.3% 66.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 17.2% 33.9% 63.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 9.1% 9.3% 3.2%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 5,084,127
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 167
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 26.3%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 16.7%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 1,894,711
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 11.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 87.1%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 27.4%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 8.3%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 12.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.1%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 18.4%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 19.4%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 16.5%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 13.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,701 $86,935,593 48.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $521 $9,634,853 5.4%
Staff $226 $4,179,418 2.3%
General Administration $174 $3,217,782 1.8%
School Administration $1,241 $22,949,813 12.8%
Operation $619 $11,447,167 6.4%
Transportation $14 $258,902 0.1%
Other $405 $7,489,665 4.2%
Total Support $3,201 $59,196,093 33.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,774 $32,806,582 18.3%
Total Expenditures $9,676 $178,938,268 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,533 $4,267,597,209 45.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $810 $624,827,308 6.7%
Staff $611 $471,133,701 5.0%
General Administration $103 $79,360,510 0.8%
School Administration $647 $498,964,119 5.3%
Operation $975 $752,315,821 8.0%
Transportation $436 $336,482,498 3.6%
Other $391 $301,661,896 3.2%
Total Support $3,974 $3,064,745,977 32.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,623 $2,023,206,067 21.6%
Total Expenditures $12,130 $9,355,634,652 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%