Erwin Elementary School

1477 Locustwood Ave, Lancaster, SC 29720 | (803) 285-8484
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 441
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Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1477 Locustwood Avenue, Lancaster, SC 29720
  • Principal or Admin: Jane Gaston
  • Fax: (803) 289-6332
  • Website: www.ees@lancasterscschools.org
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: 441
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 28.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 207 (46.9%)
  • Females: 233 (52.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 16 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 258 (58.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 274 (62.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Erwin Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black22651.2%
Asian--
Hispanic225.0%
White19243.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Erwin Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten204.5%
Kindergarten7917.9%
1st Grade7015.9%
2nd Grade6514.7%
3rd Grade6214.1%
4th Grade7817.7%
5th Grade6715.2%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 31%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:69%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,598
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Erwin Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,12921%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,58979%
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 Erwin Elementary School performed on average about the same as 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
201050.8%48.8%46.1%
200968.0%57.4%53.6%
 
Math Test
201075.3%73.6%70.0%
200960.0%67.0%67.0%
 
Science Test
201059.4%49.7%55.7%
200935.9%57.2%61.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201078.8%71.6%73.2%
200964.8%69.5%74.4%
 
Writing Test
201059.3%73.1%71.0%
200956.6%66.0%68.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201071.4%64.6%62.3%
200980.3%70.4%63.6%
 
Math Test
201061.4%75.8%76.7%
200957.8%74.3%76.8%
 
Science Test
201050.0%61.8%69.2%
200938.0%59.8%68.7%
 
Social Studies Test
201065.7%67.8%76.1%
200974.7%74.6%79.8%
 
Writing Test
201061.8%73.5%72.2%
200947.9%64.7%70.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201080.9%73.1%63.3%
200983.1%72.3%64.8%
 
Math Test
201083.8%71.9%71.3%
200980.3%71.6%73.5%
 
Science Test
201058.8%57.7%66.0%
200965.7%62.2%68.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201047.1%54.7%66.1%
200972.2%60.3%70.0%
 
Writing Test
201070.2%71.2%74.5%
200956.3%65.4%73.2%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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