Class Environment

Ridge Spring-Monetta Elementary School

Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 26 Down from 27
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 69.2 Up from 58.5
Teacher attendance rate 90.6 Up from 84.7
Average teacher salary $60,324 Up from $55,270
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 92.3 Down from 96.2
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 74.1 Up from 73.9
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 78.8 Down from 83.6
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 0.0 Down from 7.4
Prime instructional time 83.4 Up from 77.6
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 19.6 to 1 Up from 16.9 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers 8.0 Down from 22.7
Number of inexperienced teachers 2 Down from 5
Percent of out-of-field teachers 24.0 Up from 4.5
Number of out-of-field teachers 6 Up from 1
Percent of inexperienced school leaders 0.0 No change
Number of inexperienced school leaders 0 No change

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.