School Details

E. B. Morse Elementary School

200 Parkview Dr, Laurens, SC 29360
(864) 984-7777
4

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 631 students 17 students/teacher (SC avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

83%
78%
80%
68%
69%
73%
72%
57%
61%
72%
76%
75%
69%

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
  • Laurens 55 average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

65%
72%
78%
72%
73%
78%
55%
69%
74%
70%
78%
81%
66%

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
  • Laurens 55 average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

79%
71%
77%
67%
69%
76%
67%
62%
72%
67%
53%
70%
70%
67%
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
  • Laurens 55 average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

E. B. Morse Elementary School is a public elementary school in Laurens. The principal of E. B. Morse Elementary School is Dianne Simmons and can be contacted at dsimmons@laurens55.k12.sc.us. 631 students attend E. B. Morse Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 68% of the 631 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at E. B. Morse Elementary School is 17:1. Laurens Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 49% 63%
Black, non-Hispanic 47% 30%
Multiracial 2% %
Hispanic 2% 6%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.05%
Asian 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 68% 62%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    Students have feeling. your student look up to you. Give them respect as you would want it from them.If you have 30 students in your class but only prepare something speacial for 29 and just leave the student hurt because of your actions It's time for a reailty check.

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