Class Environment

Lady’s Island Elementary School


Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 24 No change
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 66.7 Down from 70.8
Teacher attendance rate 93.0 Down from 93.9
Average teacher salary $55,404 Up from $55,066
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 100.0 No change
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 75.0 Down from 82.6
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 77.2 Up from 75.6
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 0.0 No change
Prime instructional time 92.3 Up from 89.3
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 17.3 to 1 Down from 18.8 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers teaching in core classes 33.3 Up from 25
Number of inexperienced teachers teaching in core classes 6 Up from 4
Percent of out-of-field teachers teaching in core classes 0.0 Down from 6.3
Number of out-of-field teachers teaching in core classes 0 Down from 1

ESSA regulations require states to post on their report cards information about teachers with emergency or provisional credentials. South Carolina does not award emergency or provisional credentials, thus that metric is not listed.