Forts Pond Elementary School

7350 Fish Hatchery Rd, Pelion, SC 29123 | (803) 821-2500
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 514
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 7350 Fish Hatchery Road, Pelion, SC 29123
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 514
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 252 (49.0%)
  • Females: 260 (50.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 79 (15.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 289 (56.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 368 (71.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Forts Pond Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian51.0%
Black356.8%
Asian81.6%
Hispanic265.1%
White43885.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Forts Pond Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten9518.5%
1st Grade6713.0%
2nd Grade7113.8%
3rd Grade9819.1%
4th Grade7715.0%
5th Grade10620.6%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Forts Pond Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on PASS state exams in the following subjects:
  • English Language Arts
  • Math
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing

PASS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201049.0%34.2%46.1%
200966.3%43.3%53.6%
 
Math Test
201062.8%76.8%70.0%
200956.7%78.2%67.0%
 
Science Test
201053.2%68.0%55.7%
200955.0%72.8%61.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201074.4%85.0%73.2%
200954.5%84.3%74.4%
 
Writing Test
201067.0%77.4%71.0%
200954.2%74.3%68.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201073.0%55.0%62.3%
200970.8%54.9%63.6%
 
Math Test
201066.2%85.4%76.7%
200959.6%80.7%76.8%
 
Science Test
201062.2%81.3%69.2%
200957.7%77.8%68.7%
 
Social Studies Test
201054.0%83.3%76.1%
200971.1%84.8%79.8%
 
Writing Test
201059.0%79.2%72.2%
200955.9%74.4%70.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201078.1%53.5%63.3%
200975.8%55.3%64.8%
 
Math Test
201057.6%76.8%71.3%
200954.8%78.9%73.5%
 
Science Test
201058.8%76.5%66.0%
200959.2%79.4%68.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201050.0%75.4%66.1%
200950.0%79.2%70.0%
 
Writing Test
201054.1%76.0%74.5%
200949.5%77.4%73.2%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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