Class Environment

Dutchman Creek Middle School

Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 53 Down from 58
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 66.0 Down from 69.0
Teacher attendance rate 91.3 Up from 90.7
Average teacher salary $58,295 Up from $56,847
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 100.0 No change
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 70.2 Up from 64.2
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 72.6 Down from 78.5
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 3.8 Up from 0.0
Prime instructional time 85.2 Up from 84.3
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 25.3 to 1 Down from 26.3 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers 9.6 Down from 18.6
Number of inexperienced teachers 5 Down from 11
Percent of out-of-field teachers 17.3 Up from 13.6
Number of out-of-field teachers 9 Up from 8
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.