Class Environment

North Charleston Elementary

Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 37 Up from 36
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 48.6 Down from 58.3
Teacher attendance rate 94.9 Up from 93.4
Average teacher salary $53,108 Up from $49,043
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 89.2 Down from 100.0
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 68.6 Down from 76.9
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 73.9 Up from 71.9
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 8.1 Up from 2.8
Prime instructional time 84.5 Down from 87.5
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 18.2 to 1 Down from 19.4 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers 37.9 N/A
Number of inexperienced teachers 11 N/A
Percent of out-of-field teachers 48.3 N/A
Number of out-of-field teachers 14 N/A
Percent of inexperienced school leaders 50.0 N/A
Number of inexperienced school leaders 1 N/A

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.