Laurel Hill Primary



Laurel Hill Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Laurel Hill Primary Students by Grade
PK 57
K 288
1 332
2 309
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Laurel Hill Primary is a public elementary school located in Mount Pleasant, SC in the Charleston 01 School District. It enrolls 986 students in grades 1st through 12th. Laurel Hill Primary is the 28th largest public school in South Carolina and the 1,454th largest nationally. It has 16.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 986
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16:1
Full Time Teachers: 61.5

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Laurel Hill Primary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 516
(52%)
18,856
(51%)
 Female 470
(48%)
17,949
(49%)

Laurel Hill Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 827
(84%)
16,856
(46%)
 Black 67
(7%)
14,892
(40%)
 Hispanic 34
(3%)
3,325
(9%)
 Asian 30
(3%)
538
(1%)
 Two or More 27
(3%)
1,055
(3%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
49
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
90
(0%)

Laurel Hill Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 883
(90%)
19,623
(53%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 94
(10%)
15,966
(43%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 9
(1%)
1,216
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Laurel Hill Primary is ranked 658th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Laurel Hill Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (10.4%) 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.

Laurel Hill Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 789
2006 815
2007 898
2008 922
2009 1051
2010 1147
2011 1115
2012 1094
2013 1060
2014 1086
2015 986

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.2
2006 10.6
2007 15.9
2008 16.1
2009 18
2010 17.5
2011 16.3
2012 16.1
2013 15.2
2014 16.3
2015 16

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.10392902408112
2006 0.095705521472393
2007 0.092427616926503
2008 0.071583514099783
2009 0.097050428163654
2010 0.11682650392328
2011 0.11300448430493
2012 0.11243144424132
2013 0.12452830188679
2014 0.10865561694291
2015 0.10446247464503

Compare Laurel Hill Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,600.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 10.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Laurel Hill Primary
Mount Pleasant, SC
Public PK - 02 986 16:1  
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Public 03 - 05 1,143 16.9:1 1 miles
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Palmetto Christian Academy
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Belle Hall Elementary
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Public PK - 05 693 15.5:1 5 miles
James B. Edwards Elementary
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Public PK - 05 662 17.3:1 6 miles
East Cooper Montessori Charter
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Public PK - 08 285 14.8:1 7 miles
Mamie Whitesides Elementary
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Public PK - 05 675 16.1:1 7 miles
University School of the Lowcountry
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Private 03 - 11 66 4:1 8 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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