Varennes Elementary



Varennes Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Varennes Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 142
4 113
5 110
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Varennes Elementary is a public elementary school located in Anderson, SC in the Anderson 05 School District. It enrolls 365 students in grades 1st through 12th. Varennes Elementary is the 557th largest public school in South Carolina and the 35,552nd largest nationally. It has 14.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 365
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14:1
Full Time Teachers: 26

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Varennes Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 186
(51%)
4,583
(49%)
 Male 179
(49%)
4,789
(51%)

Varennes Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 191
(52%)
3,148
(34%)
 White 87
(24%)
4,914
(52%)
 Hispanic 63
(17%)
645
(7%)
 Two or More 22
(6%)
504
(5%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
9
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
7
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
145
(2%)

Varennes Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 333
(91%)
5,295
(56%)
 Not Eligible 26
(7%)
3,612
(39%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 6
(2%)
465
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Varennes Elementary is ranked 353rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Varennes Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (92.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 62.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Varennes Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 364
2006 379
2007 387
2008 319
2009 390
2010 381
2011 376
2012 333
2013 312
2014 310
2015 365

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 9.3
2006 7.4
2007 11
2008 9.9
2009 13.4
2010 12.3
2011 11.6
2012 13.4
2013 12.5
2014 12.4
2015 14

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.88461538461538
2006 0.88390501319261
2007 0.88630490956072
2008 0.87460815047022
2009 0.93846153846154
2010 0.90813648293963
2011 0.92287234042553
2012 0.92492492492492
2013 0.94230769230769
2014 0.94838709677419
2015 0.92876712328767

Compare Varennes Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,400.0% 14.0:1
 
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 
This School 92.9%
 

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Varennes Elementary
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Public 03 - 05 365 14:1  
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Public 06 - 08 467 12.3:1 3 miles
South Fant School of Early Education
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Public PK - PK 170 14.2:1 3 miles
West Anderson Christian Academy
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Private PK - KG 137 11:1 4 miles
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Public KG - 05 641 16.4:1 4 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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