Orange Grove Charter School



Orange Grove Charter School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Orange Grove Charter School Students by Grade
PK 40
K 140
1 139
2 137
3 125
4 117
5 121
6 100
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Orange Grove Charter School is a public elementary school located in Charleston, SC in the Charleston 01 School District. It enrolls 919 students in grades 1st through 12th. Orange Grove Charter School is the 41st largest public school in South Carolina and the 2,124th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 919
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 63.8

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Orange Grove Charter School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 464
(50%)
18,856
(51%)
 Female 455
(50%)
17,949
(49%)

Orange Grove Charter School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 663
(72%)
16,856
(46%)
 Black 158
(17%)
14,892
(40%)
 Hispanic 36
(4%)
3,325
(9%)
 Pacific Islander 29
(3%)
90
(0%)
 Two or More 24
(3%)
1,055
(3%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
538
(1%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
49
(0%)

Orange Grove Charter School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 716
(78%)
19,623
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 164
(18%)
15,966
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 39
(4%)
1,216
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Orange Grove Charter School is ranked 562nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Orange Grove Charter School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (22.1%) is significantly lower than the state average of 62.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Orange Grove Charter School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 745
2007 631
2008 720
2009 694
2010 712
2011 772
2012 786
2013 801
2014 809
2015 919

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 11.3
2007 10.9
2008 12.2
2009 11.5
2010 12.2
2011 13.1
2012 13.4
2013 14.1
2014 13.6
2015 14.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006 0.50201342281879
2007 0.56259904912837
2008 0.54444444444444
2009 0.52737752161383
2010 0.45926966292135
2011 0.39507772020725
2012 0.31297709923664
2013 0.27840199750312
2014 0.221260815822
2015 0.2208922742111

Compare Orange Grove Charter School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 22.1%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 

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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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