Class Environment

Mary Ford Early Childhood Learning And Family Center

Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 22 Down from 25
Percent of K-3 teachers who are certified in Read to Succeed reading certification 100.0 No change
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 56.8 Up from 55.3
Teacher attendance rate 91.2 Down from 96.1
Average teacher salary $57,685 Up from $55,011
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 95.5 Down from 95.9
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 76.2 Up from 52
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 70.5 Up from 67.8
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 0.0 No change
Prime instructional time 80.5 Down from 86.6
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 12.4 to 1 Down from 13.7 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers 38.5 N/A
Number of inexperienced teachers 5 N/A
Percent of out-of-field teachers 53.8 N/A
Number of out-of-field teachers 7 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.