Blaney Elementary



Blaney Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Blaney Elementary Students by Grade
PK 44
K 120
1 110
2 144
3 111
4 128
5 137
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Blaney Elementary is a public elementary school located in Elgin, SC in the Kershaw 01 School District. It enrolls 794 students in grades 1st through 12th. Blaney Elementary is the 91st largest public school in South Carolina and the 4,553rd largest nationally. It has 16.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 794
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 47

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Blaney Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 442
(56%)
3,939
(52%)
 Female 352
(44%)
3,582
(48%)

Blaney Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 540
(68%)
4,683
(62%)
 Black 144
(18%)
2,075
(28%)
 Hispanic 58
(7%)
421
(6%)
 Two or More 45
(6%)
288
(4%)
 Asian 3
(0%)
35
(0%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
12
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
7
(0%)

Blaney Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 393
(49%)
3,967
(53%)
 Not Eligible 353
(44%)
3,039
(40%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 48
(6%)
515
(7%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Blaney Elementary is ranked 184th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Blaney Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (55.5%) is slightly 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.

Blaney Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 590
2006 590
2007 547
2008 540
2009 528
2010 698
2011 761
2012 746
2013 758
2014 790
2015 794

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.5
2006 10.4
2007 15.6
2008 16.4
2009 16.5
2010 19.7
2011 17.3
2012 17
2013 17.6
2014 17.2
2015 16.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.48813559322034
2006 0.46101694915254
2007 0.45521023765996
2008 0.41851851851852
2009 0.5094696969697
2010 0.52292263610315
2011 0.54139290407359
2012 0.53485254691689
2013 0.55277044854881
2014 0.52025316455696
2015 0.55541561712846

Compare Blaney Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,690.0% 16.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 55.5%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 

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Public PK - 05 794 16.9:1  
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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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