Caughman Road Elementary School

7725 Caughman Rd, Columbia, SC 29209 | (803) 783-5534
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 684
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 7725 Caughman Road, Columbia, SC 29209
  • Principal or Admin: Jane Wyatt
  • Fax: (803) 783-5537
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: 684
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 45.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 354 (51.8%)
  • Females: 323 (47.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 48 (7.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 439 (64.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 487 (71.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Caughman Road Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black58886.0%
Asian20.3%
Hispanic213.1%
White669.6%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Caughman Road Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten7911.5%
Kindergarten11817.3%
1st Grade9614.0%
2nd Grade9513.9%
3rd Grade10214.9%
4th Grade10915.9%
5th Grade8512.4%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 42%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:59%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $45,328
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Caughman Road Elementary School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$31,18624%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$49,89076%
Source: SC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 19, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • They care about the students and are thinking of new ways to help the students learn and get along with others.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Caughman Road 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
201058.4%53.8%46.1%
200966.0%61.3%53.6%
 
Math Test
201047.3%60.4%70.0%
200952.5%53.6%67.0%
 
Science Test
201033.4%41.7%55.7%
200956.0%46.7%61.5%
 
Social Studies Test
201075.6%66.1%73.2%
200959.2%61.4%74.4%
 
Writing Test
201060.8%63.0%71.0%
200963.9%62.1%68.9%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201077.5%71.9%62.3%
200970.0%67.4%63.6%
 
Math Test
201054.3%64.9%76.7%
200967.7%69.8%76.8%
 
Science Test
201055.4%56.0%69.2%
200956.7%59.7%68.7%
 
Social Studies Test
201072.8%68.3%76.1%
200968.9%74.7%79.8%
 
Writing Test
201068.7%61.6%72.2%
200965.1%67.1%70.1%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
English Language Arts Test
201076.2%68.9%63.3%
200981.0%70.7%64.8%
 
Math Test
201065.4%61.1%71.3%
200959.6%63.7%73.5%
 
Science Test
201046.5%55.0%66.0%
200957.7%51.6%68.3%
 
Social Studies Test
201056.1%56.0%66.1%
200945.0%61.1%70.0%
 
Writing Test
201061.7%67.8%74.5%
200957.9%67.3%73.2%
 
Source: SC Department of Education 2009-2010

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