Cross Elementary School

1325 Ranger Dr, Cross, SC 29436 | (843) 899-8916
  • Grades: PK-6
  • Student Enrollment: 423
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 423 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-6
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1325 Ranger Drive, Cross, SC 29436
  • Principal or Admin: Carolyn Gillens
  • Fax: (843) 899-8918
  • Website: www.berkeley.k12.sc.us
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: 423
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 233 (55.1%)
  • Females: 190 (44.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 18 (4.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 342 (80.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 360 (85.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Cross Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black32576.8%
Asian--
Hispanic71.7%
White9121.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Cross Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten7317.3%
Kindergarten5212.3%
1st Grade4510.6%
2nd Grade5212.3%
3rd Grade5412.8%
4th Grade4410.4%
5th Grade5412.8%
6th Grade4911.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 28%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:72%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 18 Years
  • Average Salary: $47,191
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Cross Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$29,76810%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,20190%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Cross 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
200954.2%52.4%53.6%
 
Math Test
200945.8%67.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
200930.4%61.0%61.5%
 
Social Studies Test
200976.0%71.2%74.4%
 
Writing Test
200975.5%67.1%68.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200979.3%60.8%63.6%
 
Math Test
200969.0%77.2%76.8%
 
Science Test
200948.3%68.9%68.7%
 
Social Studies Test
200960.3%79.3%79.8%
 
Writing Test
200970.2%68.9%70.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200985.0%64.7%64.8%
 
Math Test
200962.5%73.8%73.5%
 
Science Test
200931.8%67.2%68.3%
 
Social Studies Test
200942.1%70.0%70.0%
 
Writing Test
200979.5%71.2%73.2%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
200971.7%67.2%68.0%
 
Math Test
200980.0%71.7%70.3%
 
Science Test
200963.4%65.8%63.9%
 
Social Studies Test
200966.6%85.8%79.6%
 
Writing Test
200966.1%71.5%70.3%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2008-2009

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