Saluda River Elementary School

1520 Duke St, West Columbia, SC 29169 | (803) 739-4095
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 390
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5 out of 5 | 2 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 1520 Duke Avenue, West Columbia, SC 29169
  • Principal or Admin: Tonya Fryer
  • Fax: (803) 739-3198
  • Website: sr.lex2.groupfusion.net
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: 390
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 29.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 201 (51.5%)
  • Females: 184 (47.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 20 (5.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 115 (29.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 135 (34.6%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Saluda River Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.5%
Black13935.6%
Asian92.3%
Hispanic5313.6%
White18246.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Saluda River Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7619.5%
1st Grade6817.4%
2nd Grade5814.9%
3rd Grade6115.6%
4th Grade7017.9%
5th Grade5714.6%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 46%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:54%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 12 Years
  • Average Salary: $42,679
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Saluda River Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$32,83232%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$47,34368%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Saluda River Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on December 30, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Went as a child and they strive for excellence..........as well as fun

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Saluda River 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
201044.8%52.0%46.1%
200952.5%58.4%53.6%
 
Math Test
201072.4%67.5%70.0%
200966.2%64.5%67.0%
 
Science Test
201070.0%53.3%55.7%
200954.9%58.0%61.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201085.8%79.0%73.2%
200993.4%72.9%74.4%
 
Writing Test
201066.1%66.5%71.0%
200965.6%60.4%68.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201053.6%67.6%62.3%
200959.3%66.1%63.6%
 
Math Test
201072.4%71.3%76.7%
200978.0%72.9%76.8%
 
Science Test
201073.9%66.7%69.2%
200981.4%66.3%68.7%
 
Social Studies Test
201082.6%74.0%76.1%
200988.1%73.9%79.8%
 
Writing Test
201083.9%68.5%72.2%
200971.2%65.9%70.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201062.9%63.5%63.3%
200956.9%66.4%64.8%
 
Math Test
201069.3%68.1%71.3%
200975.9%72.6%73.5%
 
Science Test
201077.5%67.4%66.0%
200965.5%64.9%68.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201064.5%65.4%66.1%
200975.8%69.0%70.0%
 
Writing Test
201083.6%75.0%74.5%
200976.3%70.8%73.2%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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