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City-data.com school rating (using weighted 2008-2011 test average as compared to other schools in South Carolina) from 0 (worst) to 100 (best) is 69.

Address:
5121 Frierson Road
Shaw Air Force Base, SC 29152
Grade Span: 2-3
Enrollment: 469
Number of Teachers: 24

Director's Name: Elizabeth C. Compton
Director's Phone Number (Verify before using): (803) 666-2335
Director's years at the school: 4

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Other nearby schools ratings:
MILLWOOD ELEMENTARY (7.8 miles):

70
SHAW HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY:

69
DOBY'S MILL ELEMENTARY (19.2 miles):

68
PINE TREE HILL ELEMENTARY (17.0 miles):

52
POCALLA SPRINGS ELEMENTARY (12.0 miles):

34
F. J. DELAINE ELEMENTARY (5.5 miles):

28
R E DAVIS ELEMENTARY (14.8 miles):

28
RAFTING CREEK ELEMENTARY (6.8 miles):

15
SHAW HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY rating compared to average state, county and city schools ratings:
South Carolina:

50
Sumter County:

36
Sumter:

62
SHAW HEIGHTS ELEMENTARY:

69

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Students Statistics

Dollars spent per Student
This School:

$6,290
South Carolina:

$7,262
Student Attendance Rate
Here:

95.3%
South Carolina:

95.9%
Student Retention Rate
This School:

0.2%
South Carolina:

2.3%
Older than usual for grade
This School:

0.2%
South Carolina:

3.3%
Eligible for gifted and talented
This School:

9.4%
State:

18.3%
Students with disabilities other than speech
Here:

2.1%
State:

7.0%
Parents attending conferences
This School:

97.0%
State:

93.9%



Teachers Statistics

Student-Teacher Ratio
Here:

24.8
South Carolina:

22.2
Average Teacher Salary
Here:

$45,622
State:

$46,828
Professional Development Days Per Teacher
Here:

18.6
South Carolina:

11.0
Teacher Attendance Rate
This School:

96.2%
State:

95.1%

Teachers with advanced degrees

Continuing Contract Teachers
Here:

96.2%
South Carolina:

95.1%
Teachers returning from the previous school year
This School:

96.2%
South Carolina:

95.1%



Students, Teachers and Parents Survey

Teacher surveys returned: 13
Student surveys returned: 198
Parent surveys returned: 53

Satisfied with learning environment

Satisfied with social and physical environment

Satisfied with school/home relations




Palmetto Assessment of State Standards - English Language Arts - Grade 3
All Students Male Female
Students tested: 210
Mean score
Here:

653
State:

649

Mean Score

Grade 3 English Language Arts Results

English Language Arts - Standard 1 - Literary Text

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

8.6%
State:

8.4%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

13.3%
State:

18.9%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

78.1%
South Carolina:

72.9%

English Language Arts - Standard 2 - Informational Text

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

9.0%
South Carolina:

11.2%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

35.7%
South Carolina:

33.3%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

55.2%
South Carolina:

55.6%

English Language Arts - Standard 3 - Vocabulary

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

14.8%
South Carolina:

14.4%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

49.0%
State:

48.8%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

36.2%
South Carolina:

36.8%

English Language Arts - Standard 6 - Research

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

18.1%
State:

16.9%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

47.1%
State:

49.7%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

34.8%
South Carolina:

33.5%
Students tested: 103
Mean score
Here:

655
State:

644

Mean Score

Grade 3 English Language Arts Results

English Language Arts - Standard 1 - Literary Text

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

9.7%
State:

10.9%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

11.7%
State:

20.7%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

78.6%
South Carolina:

69.0%

English Language Arts - Standard 2 - Informational Text

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

5.8%
South Carolina:

13.3%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

40.8%
South Carolina:

35.8%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

53.4%
State:

51.3%

English Language Arts - Standard 3 - Vocabulary

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

15.5%
South Carolina:

15.4%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

47.6%
State:

47.6%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

36.9%
State:

37.4%

English Language Arts - Standard 6 - Research

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

16.5%
State:

18.8%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

48.5%
South Carolina:

50.2%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

35.0%
State:

31.2%
Students tested: 107
Mean score
Here:

652
State:

654

Mean Score

Grade 3 English Language Arts Results

English Language Arts - Standard 1 - Literary Text

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

7.5%
South Carolina:

6.9%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

15.0%
State:

17.2%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

77.6%
South Carolina:

77.2%

English Language Arts - Standard 2 - Informational Text

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

12.1%
South Carolina:

9.7%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

30.8%
State:

30.6%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

57.0%
State:

60.4%

English Language Arts - Standard 3 - Vocabulary

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

14.0%
South Carolina:

14.0%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

50.5%
South Carolina:

50.0%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

35.5%
South Carolina:

36.6%

English Language Arts - Standard 6 - Research

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

19.6%
South Carolina:

15.0%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

45.8%
State:

49.2%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

34.6%
State:

36.1%
Palmetto Assessment of State Standards - Math - Grade 3
All Students Male Female
Students tested: 211
Mean score
Here:

656
State:

631

Mean Score

Grade 3 Math Results

Math - Standard 2 - Number and Operations

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

12.8%
State:

16.3%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

15.2%
State:

21.6%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

72.0%
South Carolina:

62.2%

Math - Standard 3 - Algebra

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

17.1%
State:

21.7%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

48.3%
South Carolina:

51.6%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

34.6%
State:

26.8%

Math - Standard 4 - Geometry

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

10.9%
State:

11.3%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

28.0%
State:

42.7%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

61.1%
State:

46.2%

Math - Standard 5 - Measurement

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

21.3%
State:

26.8%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

27.0%
South Carolina:

40.6%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

51.7%
South Carolina:

32.7%

Math - Standard 6 - Data Analysis and Probability

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

17.1%
South Carolina:

31.4%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

36.0%
State:

40.1%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

46.9%
South Carolina:

28.7%
Students tested: 103
Mean score
Here:

661
State:

631

Mean Score

Grade 3 Math Results

Math - Standard 2 - Number and Operations

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

13.6%
State:

17.2%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

14.6%
State:

21.1%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

71.8%
State:

62.0%

Math - Standard 3 - Algebra

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

17.5%
State:

21.9%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

43.7%
State:

50.6%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

38.8%
South Carolina:

27.8%

Math - Standard 4 - Geometry

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

8.7%
South Carolina:

12.6%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

26.2%
State:

41.9%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

65.0%
South Carolina:

45.9%

Math - Standard 5 - Measurement

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

20.4%
State:

26.6%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

22.3%
State:

39.1%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

57.3%
South Carolina:

34.5%

Math - Standard 6 - Data Analysis and Probability

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

18.4%
State:

33.0%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

34.0%
South Carolina:

38.8%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

47.6%
State:

28.5%
Students tested: 108
Mean score
Here:

651
State:

631

Mean Score

Grade 3 Math Results

Math - Standard 2 - Number and Operations

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

12.0%
State:

15.5%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

15.7%
South Carolina:

22.2%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

72.2%
South Carolina:

62.5%

Math - Standard 3 - Algebra

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

16.7%
State:

21.6%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

52.8%
State:

52.7%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

30.6%
State:

26.2%

Math - Standard 4 - Geometry

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

13.0%
South Carolina:

10.6%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

29.6%
State:

43.5%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

57.4%
South Carolina:

46.8%

Math - Standard 5 - Measurement

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

22.2%
State:

26.9%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

31.5%
State:

42.3%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

46.3%
South Carolina:

31.5%

Math - Standard 6 - Data Analysis and Probability

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

15.7%
South Carolina:

29.6%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

38.0%
South Carolina:

41.5%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

46.3%
South Carolina:

29.5%
Palmetto Assessment of State Standards - Science - Grade 3
All Students Male Female
Students tested: 106
Mean score
Here:

613
State:

611

Mean Score

Grade 3 Science Results

Science - Standard 1 - Scientific Inquiry

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

22.6%
State:

20.6%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

34.0%
State:

45.2%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

43.4%
South Carolina:

34.5%

Science - Standard 2 - Habitats and Adaptation

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

29.2%
State:

25.2%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

44.3%
State:

46.8%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

26.4%
State:

28.5%

Science - Standard 3 - Earth's Materials and Changes

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

26.4%
South Carolina:

24.1%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

55.7%
State:

54.2%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

17.9%
State:

22.5%

Science - Standard 4 - Heat and Changes in Matter

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

12.3%
State:

18.0%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

51.9%
State:

55.9%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

35.8%
State:

26.4%

Science - Standard 5 - Motion and Sound

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

23.6%
State:

26.0%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

57.5%
State:

56.3%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

18.9%
State:

18.2%
Students tested: 49
Mean score
Here:

612
State:

612

Mean Score

Grade 3 Science Results

Science - Standard 1 - Scientific Inquiry

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

20.4%
State:

22.6%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

34.7%
State:

44.2%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

44.9%
State:

34.4%

Science - Standard 2 - Habitats and Adaptation

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

28.6%
State:

25.1%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

51.0%
South Carolina:

46.2%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

20.4%
South Carolina:

29.9%

Science - Standard 3 - Earth's Materials and Changes

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

24.5%
State:

24.2%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

59.2%
State:

53.1%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

16.3%
South Carolina:

24.7%

Science - Standard 4 - Heat and Changes in Matter

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

10.2%
South Carolina:

19.7%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

53.1%
State:

54.3%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

36.7%
South Carolina:

27.4%

Science - Standard 5 - Motion and Sound

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

26.5%
South Carolina:

25.3%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

57.1%
State:

55.3%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

16.3%
State:

21.0%
Students tested: 57
Mean score
Here:

614
State:

611

Mean Score

Grade 3 Science Results

Science - Standard 1 - Scientific Inquiry

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

24.6%
State:

19.3%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

33.3%
South Carolina:

46.1%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

42.1%
State:

35.7%

Science - Standard 2 - Habitats and Adaptation

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

29.8%
State:

25.6%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

38.6%
South Carolina:

47.4%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

31.6%
South Carolina:

28.7%

Science - Standard 3 - Earth's Materials and Changes

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

28.1%
South Carolina:

24.2%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

52.6%
State:

55.2%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

19.3%
State:

22.7%

Science - Standard 4 - Heat and Changes in Matter

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

14.0%
South Carolina:

17.1%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

50.9%
State:

57.5%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

35.1%
South Carolina:

26.6%

Science - Standard 5 - Motion and Sound

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

21.1%
South Carolina:

27.2%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

57.9%
South Carolina:

57.4%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

21.1%
State:

17.1%
Palmetto Assessment of State Standards - Social Studies - Grade 3
All Students Male Female
Students tested: 105
Mean score
Here:

641
State:

637

Mean Score

Grade 3 Social Studies Results

Social Studies - Standard 1 - South Carolina Geography

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

2.9%
South Carolina:

9.2%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

32.4%
State:

38.3%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

64.8%
State:

53.3%

Social Studies - Standard 2 - Exploration and Settlement of South Carolina and the US

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

5.7%
State:

11.1%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

35.2%
State:

37.4%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

59.0%
South Carolina:

52.0%

Social Studies - Standard 3 - American Revolution

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

12.4%
State:

17.4%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

45.7%
State:

42.5%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

41.9%
South Carolina:

40.9%

Social Studies - Standard 4 - Civil War and Reconstruction

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

13.3%
South Carolina:

16.9%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

40.0%
State:

38.3%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

46.7%
South Carolina:

45.4%

Social Studies - Standard 5 - South Carolina in XIX-XX Century

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

8.6%
South Carolina:

12.0%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

39.0%
State:

44.5%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

52.4%
State:

44.0%
Students tested: 54
Mean score
Here:

651
State:

638

Mean Score

Grade 3 Social Studies Results

Social Studies - Standard 1 - South Carolina Geography

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

1.9%
State:

10.9%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

22.2%
State:

37.2%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

75.9%
State:

54.1%

Social Studies - Standard 2 - Exploration and Settlement of South Carolina and the US

Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

35.2%
State:

36.7%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

64.8%
South Carolina:

52.2%

Social Studies - Standard 3 - American Revolution

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

3.7%
South Carolina:

18.0%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

44.4%
South Carolina:

41.0%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

51.9%
South Carolina:

42.8%

Social Studies - Standard 4 - Civil War and Reconstruction

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

11.1%
State:

18.1%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

35.2%
South Carolina:

36.4%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

53.7%
State:

46.5%

Social Studies - Standard 5 - South Carolina in XIX-XX Century

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

3.7%
State:

13.5%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

33.3%
State:

42.9%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

63.0%
South Carolina:

45.2%
Students tested: 51
Mean score
Here:

630
State:

636

Mean Score

Grade 3 Social Studies Results

Social Studies - Standard 1 - South Carolina Geography

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

3.9%
South Carolina:

10.1%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

43.1%
State:

39.0%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

52.9%
State:

53.2%

Social Studies - Standard 2 - Exploration and Settlement of South Carolina and the US

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

11.8%
State:

11.7%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

35.3%
State:

38.0%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

52.9%
State:

52.3%

Social Studies - Standard 3 - American Revolution

Test takers who show weaknesses
Here:

21.6%
State:

18.0%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

47.1%
South Carolina:

44.1%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

31.4%
State:

39.9%

Social Studies - Standard 4 - Civil War and Reconstruction

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

15.7%
South Carolina:

16.5%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
This School:

45.1%
South Carolina:

40.3%
Test takers who show strengths
Here:

39.2%
State:

44.8%

Social Studies - Standard 5 - South Carolina in XIX-XX Century

Test takers who show weaknesses
This School:

13.7%
State:

12.7%
Test takers may benefit from additional activities
Here:

45.1%
South Carolina:

45.9%
Test takers who show strengths
This School:

41.2%
South Carolina:

43.5%




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