School Details

John C. Calhoun Elementary School

750 North Calhoun St, Calhoun Falls, SC 29628
(864) 418-8016
8

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 210 students 12 students/teacher (SC avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

93%
90%
80%
81%
87%
73%
79%
71%
61%
100%
88%
75%
89%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Abbeville 60 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

82%
87%
78%
77%
88%
78%
73%
90%
74%
95%
94%
81%
83%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Abbeville 60 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

97%
85%
77%
76%
84%
76%
90%
88%
72%
89%
80%
70%
84%
78%
74%

Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS)

In 2011-2012 South Carolina used the Palmetto Assessment of State Standards (PASS) to test students in grades 3 through 8 in writing, English/Language Arts, Math, Social Studies and Science. The PASS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of South Carolina. The goal is for all students to score at or above the state standard.
  • This school in 2013
  • Abbeville 60 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

John C. Calhoun Elementary School is a public elementary school in Calhoun Falls. The principal of John C. Calhoun Elementary School is Sherwin Johnson, whose e-mail is sjohnson@acsd.k12.sc.us. 210 students attend John C. Calhoun Elementary School and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and White, non-Hispanic. 86% of the 210 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at John C. Calhoun Elementary School is 12:1. Diamond Hill Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 57% 35%
Multiracial 5% 2%
White, non-Hispanic 36% 61%
Hispanic 2% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Asian 0% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 86% 66%

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