Calhoun County School District

  • 203 RICHLAND AVE
  • ST MATTHEWS, SC 29135
  • (803) 655-7310
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate--
Dropout Rate1.6%3.9%
Per Pupil Spending$11,708$9,155
Students Per Teacher14.214.4
Number of Schools5-
Number of Students1,695-
Number of (FTE) Teachers120-

District Test Scores

HSAP - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200979.4%84.6%
 
Math Test
200978.4%79.6%
 
PASS - Test Performance by Grade and Subject
Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200948.0%53.6%
 
Math Test
200972.6%67.0%
 
Science Test
200975.4%61.5%
 
Social Studies Test
200989.6%74.4%
 
Writing Test
200980.4%68.9%
 
Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200961.2%63.6%
 
Math Test
200989.8%76.8%
 
Science Test
200977.9%68.7%
 
Social Studies Test
200988.5%79.8%
 
Writing Test
200973.5%70.1%
 
Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200973.1%64.8%
 
Math Test
200985.4%73.5%
 
Science Test
200975.4%68.3%
 
Social Studies Test
200977.8%70.0%
 
Writing Test
200985.8%73.2%
 
Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200986.7%68.0%
 
Math Test
200975.8%70.3%
 
Science Test
200950.8%63.9%
 
Social Studies Test
200965.0%79.6%
 
Writing Test
200968.4%70.3%
 
Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200980.7%69.4%
 
Math Test
200964.2%69.5%
 
Science Test
200979.8%71.2%
 
Social Studies Test
200952.2%60.3%
 
Writing Test
200976.8%70.1%
 
Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency
DistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200982.0%71.4%
 
Math Test
200968.5%62.6%
 
Science Test
200966.6%62.3%
 
Social Studies Test
200970.2%69.6%
 
Writing Test
200968.9%68.1%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2008-2009

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment1,69514.2
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students118
Kindergarten Students130
1st Grade Students139
2nd Grade Students123
3rd Grade Students127
4th Grade Students138
5th Grade Students118
6th Grade Students125
7th Grade Students140
8th Grade Students121
9th Grade Students117
10th Grade Students129
11th Grade Students104
12th Grade Students107
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native2
Asian or Pacific Islander3
Hispanic58
Black (Non-Hispanic)1,207
White (Non-Hispanic)464
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male885
Female849

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers12014.2
Prekindergarten Teachers5-
Kindergarten Teachers4-
Elementary Teachers81-
Secondary Teachers30-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides32
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors1
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors6
Elementary4
Secondary2
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians4
Library Support Staff2
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff25
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators4
LEA Administrative Support Staff2
School Administrators7
School Administrative Support Staff-
Student Support Services12
Other Support Services Staff-

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$25,625,000-
Total Local Revenues$10,986,00042.9%
Property Tax$5,606,00021.9%
Other School Systems$2,0000.01%
Cities and Counties$2,120,0008.3%
Tuition Fees from Pupils and Parents$4,0000.02%
School Lunch$126,0000.5%
District Activity Receipts$316,0001.2%
Interest Earnings$1,662,0006.5%
Private Contributions$5,0000.02%
Miscellaneous$1,145,0004.5%
Total State Revenues$11,774,00045.9%
General Formula Assistance$1,895,0007.4%
Staff Improvement Programs$2,644,00010.3%
Special Education Programs$411,0001.6%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$596,0002.3%
Gifted and Talented Programs$18,0000.07%
Vocational Education Programs$775,0003.0%
School Lunch Programs$2,0000.01%
Transportation Programs$192,0000.7%
Other Programs$4,796,00018.7%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$445,0001.7%
Total Federal Revenues$2,865,00011.2%
Through State - Title I$972,0003.8%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$600,0002.3%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$157,0000.6%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$15,0000.06%
Through State - Title V, Part A$3,0000.01%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$43,0000.2%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$798,0003.1%
Through State - Other$222,0000.9%
Non-Specified$55,0000.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$20,091,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$10,327,00051.4%
Total Support Services Expenditures$8,637,00043.0%
Student Support$1,463,0005.7%
Instructional Staff Support$2,515,0009.8%
General Administration Support$535,0002.1%
School Administration Support$773,0003.0%
Operation and Maintenance Support$1,739,0006.8%
Student Transportation Support$896,0003.5%
Other Support Services$716,0002.8%
Total Other Expenditures$1,127,0005.6%
Food Services$1,127,0004.4%

Graduation and Dropout Details (2007-08)

Graduation Information
Overall Graduation Rate -
Total Diploma Count -
Other High School Completion Certificate (OHC) Recipients -
Dropout Information
  Dropouts Dropout Rate
Total Grades 9-1281.6%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Calhoun County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 5
  • Students: 1,695
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 120
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CALHOUN COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL
150 Saints Ave
St. Matthews, SC
Public | 9-12
457 16.3

2.5 out of 5
5 Reviews
GUINYARD ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
125 Herlong Ave
St. Matthews, SC
Public | PK-5
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JOHN FORD MIDDLE SCHOOL
Non-Operational or Status Unknown
404 Agnes St
St. Matthews, SC
Public | 5-8
- -

4 out of 5
2 Reviews
SANDY RUN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
450 Old Swamp Rd
Swansea, SC
Public | PK-8
583 13.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
ST MATTHEWS K-8 SCHOOL
132 Saints Ave
St. Matthews, SC
Public | PK-8
696 14.8

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