School Details

Ware Shoals Elementary School

45 West Main St, Ware Shoals, SC 29692
(864) 456-2711
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades 4-6 203 students 15 students/teacher (SC avg is 16)

Test Scores by grade

89%
94%
78%
92%
89%
78%
86%
91%
74%
95%
96%
81%
82%

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
  • Greenwood 51 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

92%
83%
77%
93%
85%
76%
97%
83%
72%
90%
95%
70%
92%
85%
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
  • Greenwood 51 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

88%
85%
70%
85%
91%
74%
89%
74%
66%
92%
95%
78%
90%

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
  • Greenwood 51 School District average
  • South Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Ware Shoals Elementary School is a public middle school in Ware Shoals. The principal of Ware Shoals Elementary School is Nancy Brown. 203 students attend Ware Shoals Elementary School and identify as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 61% of the 203 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Ware Shoals Elementary School is 15:1. Cherokee Trail Elementary School is one of the nearest middle schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 77% 76%
Hispanic 5% 3%
Multiracial 3% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 14% 17%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% 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 61% 65%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    Students have very little time to develop healthy social interaction. VERY quiet for an elementary school. Students seem robotic and despondent. Seems very regimented.

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