Fork Shoals Elementary School

916 Mckelvey Rd, Pelzer, SC 29669 | (864) 355-5000
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 740
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School Description

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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 916 Mckelvey Road, Pelzer, SC 29669
  • Principal or Admin: Christopher Ross
  • Fax: (864) 355-5012
  • Website:
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: 740
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 358 (48.4%)
  • Females: 372 (50.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 52 (7.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 249 (33.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 301 (40.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Fork Shoals Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Fork Shoals Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade10814.6%
2nd Grade11115.0%
3rd Grade13718.5%
4th Grade14719.9%
5th Grade13418.1%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 40%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:60%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 10 Years
  • Average Salary: $40,669
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Fork Shoals Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,55345%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,30955%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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