Brookdale Elementary



Brookdale Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Brookdale Elementary Students by Grade
PK 19
K 66
1 77
2 89
3 51
4 42
5 48
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Brookdale Elementary is a public elementary school located in Orangeburg, SC in the Orangeburg 05 School District. It enrolls 392 students in grades 1st through 12th. Brookdale Elementary is the 527th largest public school in South Carolina and the 32,888th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 392
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 25

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Brookdale Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 208
(53%)
2,513
(49%)
 Male 184
(47%)
2,653
(51%)

Brookdale Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 377
(96%)
4,423
(86%)
 White 10
(3%)
504
(10%)
 Asian 3
(1%)
47
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(0%)
157
(3%)
 Two or More 1
(0%)
18
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
11
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Brookdale Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 392
(100%)
5,166
(100%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Not Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Brookdale Elementary is ranked 260th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Brookdale Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (100.0%) 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.

Brookdale Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 304
2006 292
2007 301
2008 321
2009 346
2010 338
2011 315
2012 343
2013 304
2014 393
2015 392

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 11.3
2006 6.2
2007 12
2008 14.9
2009 15.7
2010 16.1
2011 15
2012 17.2
2013 16
2014 15.1
2015 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.89802631578947
2006 0.91095890410959
2007 0.89700996677741
2008 0.90965732087227
2009 0.94219653179191
2010 0.72189349112426
2011 0.96825396825397
2012 0.94460641399417
2013 0.94407894736842
2014 0.74554707379135
2015 1

Compare Brookdale Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 
This School 100.0%
 

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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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