Congaree / Wood Early Childhood School

739 Pine Ridge Dr, West Columbia, SC 29172 | (803) 755-7474
  • Grades: PK-1
  • Student Enrollment: 603
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 603 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-1
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 739 Pine Ridge Drive, West Columbia, SC 29172
  • Principal or Admin: Victoria Thompkins
  • Fax: (803) 755-7482
  • 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: 603
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 34.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.7
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 305 (50.6%)
  • Females: 292 (48.4%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 25 (4.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 146 (24.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 171 (28.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Congaree / Wood Early Childhood School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Congaree / Wood Early Childhood School
  Number Percent
1st Grade23338.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 43%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:57%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $44,942
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Congaree / Wood Early Childhood School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,84524%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,37776%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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