Darlington County School District

  • 1 PUBLIC SQUARE ROOM 304
  • DARLINGTON, SC 29540
  • (843) 398-2267
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District Information

District Overview

 DistrictState Average
Graduation Rate--
Dropout Rate1.6%3.9%
Per Pupil Spending$8,906$9,155
Students Per Teacher14.914.4
Number of Schools23-
Number of Students11,039-
Number of (FTE) Teachers739-

Student Enrollment (2009-2010)

  Students Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Student Enrollment11,03914.9
Student Enrollment By Grade
  Students
Prekindergarten Students292
Kindergarten Students723
1st Grade Students805
2nd Grade Students834
3rd Grade Students816
4th Grade Students853
5th Grade Students833
6th Grade Students829
7th Grade Students830
8th Grade Students827
9th Grade Students1,074
10th Grade Students803
11th Grade Students767
12th Grade Students645
Ungraded Students-
Student Enrollment By Race
  Students
American Indian or Alaska Native12
Asian or Pacific Islander44
Hispanic168
Black (Non-Hispanic)6,194
White (Non-Hispanic)4,500
Student Enrollment By Gender
  Students
Male5,580
Female5,338

Faculty and Staff (2009-2010)

Teachers Per Grade Level
    Student/Teacher Ratio
Total Full Time Equivalent (FTE) Teachers73914.9
Prekindergarten Teachers12-
Kindergarten Teachers34-
Elementary Teachers460-
Secondary Teachers233-
Teachers of Ungraded Classes--
Instructional Faculty
   
Instructional Aides168
Instructional Coordinators and Supervisors11
Guidance Counselors & Directors
   
Total Guidance Counselors & Directors35
Elementary22
Secondary13
Other-
Librarians & Staff
   
Librarians23
Library Support Staff-
Administrators
   
Total Administrators & Support Staff202
Local Education Agency (LEA) Administrators11
LEA Administrative Support Staff18
School Administrators40
School Administrative Support Staff82
Student Support Services49
Other Support Services Staff3

District Financial Details (2008)

Revenues For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Revenues$120,762,000-
Total Local Revenues$44,422,00036.8%
Property Tax$28,678,00023.7%
Cities and Counties$2,277,0001.9%
School Lunch$941,0000.8%
District Activity Receipts$2,014,0001.7%
Rents and Royalties$7,0000.01%
Interest Earnings$1,628,0001.3%
Private Contributions$29,0000.02%
Miscellaneous$8,848,0007.3%
Total State Revenues$62,461,00051.7%
General Formula Assistance$18,327,00015.2%
Staff Improvement Programs$14,776,00012.2%
Special Education Programs$5,544,0004.6%
Compensatory and Basic Skills Programs$3,321,0002.8%
Gifted and Talented Programs$394,0000.3%
Vocational Education Programs$4,600,0003.8%
School Lunch Programs$7,0000.01%
Transportation Programs$946,0000.8%
Other Programs$12,190,00010.1%
State Revenues on Behalf - Non-Employee Benefits$2,356,0002.0%
Total Federal Revenues$13,879,00011.5%
Through State - Title I$4,222,0003.5%
Through State - Children With Disabilities (IDEA)$3,199,0002.6%
Through State - Math, Science and Teacher Quality$636,0000.5%
Through State - Safe and Drug Free Schools$72,0000.06%
Through State - Title V, Part A$21,0000.02%
Through State - Vocational and Tech Education$267,0000.2%
Through State - Child Nutrition Act$3,855,0003.2%
Through State - Other$1,361,0001.1%
Non-Specified$246,0000.2%
Expenditures For Education
    Percent of Total
Total Current Expenditures$99,984,000-
Total Instruction Expenditures$57,019,00057.0%
Total Support Services Expenditures$36,875,00036.9%
Student Support$5,419,0004.5%
Instructional Staff Support$7,906,0006.5%
General Administration Support$1,311,0001.1%
School Administration Support$6,085,0005.0%
Operation and Maintenance Support$8,526,0007.1%
Student Transportation Support$4,721,0003.9%
Other Support Services$2,907,0002.4%
Total Other Expenditures$6,090,0006.1%
Food Services$6,090,0005.0%

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 9-12551.6%

Map and Listings of Schools Within Darlington County School District

Schools Summary:
  • Schools: 23
  • Students: 11,039
  • Full-Time Equivalent Teachers: 739
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BROCKINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
413 Brockington Rd
Darlington, SC
Public | 3-5
460 17.0

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BRUNSON-DARGAN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
400 Wells St
Darlington, SC
Public | 3-5
292 13.9

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CAROLINA ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2009
719 West Carolina Ave
Hartsville, SC
Public | 1-5
265 18.9

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CHOICES SCHOOL
1405 Poinsett Dr
Florence, SC
Charter | 6-12
39 7.8

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DARLINGTON COUNTY INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY SCHOOL
160 Pinedale Dr
Darlington, SC
Public | 9-12
- -

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DARLINGTON HIGH SCHOOL
525 Spring St
Darlington, SC
Public | 9-12
1,244 15.6

4 out of 5
1 Review
DARLINGTON JR. HIGH SCHOOL
150 Pinedale Dr
Darlington, SC
Public | 6-8
1,027 15.8

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HARTSVILLE HIGH SCHOOL
701 Lewellyn Ave
Hartsville, SC
Public | 9-12
1,377 16.9

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HARTSVILLE JR HIGH SCHOOL
1427 14th St
Hartsville, SC
Public | 6-8
1,143 17.3

5 out of 5
4 Reviews
J L CAIN ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
607 First St
Darlington, SC
Public | PK-2
379 17.2

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LAMAR ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
214 North Darlington Ave
Lamar, SC
Public | PK-2
287 15.9

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LAMAR HIGH SCHOOL
214 North Darlington Ave
Lamar, SC
Public | 9-12
303 14.4

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MAYO HIGH SCHOOL
405 Chestnut St
Darlington, SC
Public | 9-12
348 16.6

5 out of 5
1 Review
NORTH HARTSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
110 School Dr
Hartsville, SC
Public | 1-5
774 19.4

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PATE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
Blue Ribbon Schools Award 2004
1010 Indian Branch Rd
Darlington, SC
Public | PK-2
410 17.1

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ROSENWALD / ST DAVID'S ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
508 Church St
Society Hill, SC
Public | PK-8
186 13.3

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SOUTHSIDE EARLY CHILDHOOD CENTER SCHOOL
1615 Blanding Dr
Hartsville, SC
Public | PK-KG
405 21.3

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SPAULDING ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
204 East Pearl St
Lamar, SC
Public | 3-5
261 16.8

4 out of 5
1 Review
SPAULDING JR HIGH SCHOOL
400 East Cartersville Hwy
Lamar, SC
Public | 6-8
249 14.7

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ST. JOHN'S ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
140 Park St
Darlington, SC
Public | PK-5
646 17.8

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THORNWELL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
437 West Carolina Ave
Hartsville, SC
Public | 1-5
284 12.4

4 out of 5
1 Review
WASHINGTON STREET ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
325 Washington St
Hartsville, SC
Public | 1-3
368 14.2

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WEST HARTSVILLE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL
214 Clyde Rd
Hartsville, SC
Public | 4-5
184 15.3

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