Red Cedar Elementary



Red Cedar Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Red Cedar Elementary Students by Grade
PK 69
K 118
1 102
2 128
3 98
4 114
5 72
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Red Cedar Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bluffton, SC in the Beaufort 01 School District. It enrolls 701 students in grades 1st through 12th. Red Cedar Elementary is the 166th largest public school in South Carolina and the 7,965th largest nationally. It has 13.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 701
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 13.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 52

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Red Cedar Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 367
(52%)
7,766
(51%)
 Female 334
(48%)
7,343
(49%)

Red Cedar Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Hispanic 348
(50%)
3,960
(26%)
 White 210
(30%)
5,896
(39%)
 Black 95
(14%)
4,399
(29%)
 Two or More 38
(5%)
616
(4%)
 Asian 9
(1%)
168
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
36
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
34
(0%)

Red Cedar Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 441
(63%)
8,855
(59%)
 Not Eligible 199
(28%)
5,457
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 61
(9%)
797
(5%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Red Cedar Elementary is ranked 126th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Red Cedar Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (71.6%) is slightly 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.

Red Cedar Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 751
2010 738
2011 731
2012 810
2013 773
2014 775
2015 701

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 12.5
2010 15.4
2011 14.1
2012 14.5
2013 13.6
2014 13.4
2015 13.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.53262316910786
2010 0.58265582655827
2011 0.63885088919289
2012 0.70864197530864
2013 0.69340232858991
2014 0.51612903225806
2015 0.71611982881598

Compare Red Cedar Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,350.0% 13.5:1
 
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 71.6%
 

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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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