Petersburg Primary



Petersburg Primary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Petersburg Primary Students by Grade
PK 40
K 128
1 126
2 121
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Petersburg Primary is a public elementary school located in Pageland, SC in the Chesterfield 01 School District. It enrolls 415 students in grades 1st through 12th. Petersburg Primary is the 498th largest public school in South Carolina and the 30,540th largest nationally. It has 15.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 415
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 26.8

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Petersburg Primary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 223
(54%)
2,453
(50%)
 Female 192
(46%)
2,448
(50%)

Petersburg Primary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 181
(44%)
1,903
(39%)
 White 127
(31%)
2,461
(50%)
 Hispanic 71
(17%)
329
(7%)
 Two or More 36
(9%)
174
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
21
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
12
(0%)

Petersburg Primary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 410
(99%)
4,861
(99%)
 Not Eligible 5
(1%)
40
(1%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 701 ranked schools in South Carolina, Petersburg Primary is ranked 235th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Petersburg Primary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (98.8%) 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.

Petersburg Primary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 484
2006 466
2007 426
2008 410
2009 383
2010 382
2011 434
2012 439
2013 442
2014 418
2015 415

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.9
2006 10.7
2007 14.7
2008 68.3
2009 14.7
2010 15.3
2011 16.7
2012 16.3
2013 16.4
2014 14.5
2015 15.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.81198347107438
2006 0.79399141630901
2007 0.84741784037559
2008 0.84390243902439
2009 0.88250652741514
2010 0.88219895287958
2011 0.87557603686636
2012 0.93621867881549
2013 0.90045248868778
2014 0.99043062200957
2015 0.98795180722892

Compare Petersburg Primary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,443.1% 14.4:1
 
1,550.0% 15.5:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 62.8%
 
This School 98.8%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Petersburg Primary
Pageland, SC
Public PK - 02 415 15.5:1  
Pageland Elementary
Pageland, SC
Public 03 - 05 395 16.5:1 1 miles
South Pointe Christian School
Pageland, SC
Private PK - 12 231 13:1 2 miles
Union Elementary
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Public PK - 05 374 11.9:1 10 miles
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Public PK - 05 334 15.5:1 10 miles
New Heights Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 486 14.7:1 13 miles
Ruby Elementary
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Public PK - 05 282 15.7:1 13 miles
Buford Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 418 15.8:1 13 miles
Buford Elementary
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Public PK - 05 742 18.6:1 13 miles
Prospect Elementary
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Public KG - 05 493 17:1 14 miles
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Public PK - 05 649 10.1:1 14 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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