PROFICIENCY 51% 9% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #8 of 14 in Anderson 01
  • Ranked #4 of 8 in Piedmont
  • Ranked #371 of 1248 in South Carolina
Proficiency Averages
59%Anderson 01
46%South Carolina

Spearman Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Anderson 01" in Piedmont, SC. There are a total of 551 students and 29 teachers at Spearman Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 19 to 1. There are a total of 196 free lunch students and 46 reduced lunch students.

Spearman Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.5%, which is 9% higher than the South Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio19:1
Free lunch196
Reduced lunch46


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Spearman Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Spearman Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictSouth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 81.5% 84.2% 52.7% 51.1%
African American 8.2% 5.8% 34.8% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 0.8% 1.5% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 5.9% 5.7% 7.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.0% 0.3% 0.4% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.6% 3.1% 3.0% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

Wren Elementary45%2.6Piedmont, SC
Wren High95%2.8Piedmont, SC
Wren Middle School54%3.0Piedmont, SC
West Pelzer Elementary47%4.5West Pelzer, SC
Hunt Meadows Elementary47%4.6Easley, SC
Palmetto High88%5.2Williamston, SC
Palmetto Middle School42%5.2Williamston, SC
Palmetto Elementary45%5.5Williamston, SC
Cedar Grove Elementary52%6.7Williamston, SC
Sue Cleveland Elementary36%7.7Piedmont, SC
Easley High82%7.8Easley, SC
Woodmont Middle School34%8.0Piedmont, SC

Piedmont demographics profile

StatisticPiedmontSouth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)64014891
Median age37.538.837.7
Male/Female ratio0.8:10.9:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)62%56%55%
Speak English95%93%79%
Speak Spanish1%4%13%

Education level achieved in Piedmont

IndexPiedmontSouth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade84.7%83.0%84.3%
Completed high school84.4%81.6%83.0%
Completed some college58.6%56.6%59.4%
Completed associate degree41.8%35.6%38.5%
Completed bachelors30.9%26.5%30.3%
Completed masters12.4%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.5%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.4%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Spearman Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.