Blacksburg Primary



Blacksburg Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blacksburg Primary Students by Grade
PK 83
K 114
1 118
2 116
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blacksburg Primary is a public elementary school located in Blacksburg, SC in the Cherokee 01 School District. It enrolls 431 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blacksburg Primary is the 476th largest public school in South Carolina and the 28,843rd largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 431
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 26

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Blacksburg Primary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 223
(52%)
3,315
(52%)
 Female 208
(48%)
3,121
(48%)

Blacksburg Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 358
(83%)
4,200
(65%)
 Black 39
(9%)
1,660
(26%)
 Two or More 17
(4%)
96
(1%)
 Hispanic 14
(3%)
422
(7%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
49
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Blacksburg Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 425
(99%)
5,141
(80%)
 Not Eligible 6
(1%)
1,057
(16%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
238
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Blacksburg Primary is ranked 212th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blacksburg Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.6%) 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.

Blacksburg Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 494
2006 509
2007 490
2008 467
2009 421
2010 394
2011 415
2012 418
2013 428
2014 442
2015 431

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17
2006 10.4
2007 16.3
2008 15.6
2009 16.2
2010 15.8
2011 17.7
2012 18.2
2013 17.8
2014 17.7
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.63967611336032
2006 0.66404715127701
2007 0.65510204081633
2008 0.67023554603854
2009 0.68408551068884
2010 0.73350253807107
2011 0.73734939759036
2012 0.74641148325359
2013 0.76635514018692
2014 0.60633484162896
2015 0.9860788863109

Compare Blacksburg Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 
This School 98.6%
 

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