Class Environment

Petersburg Primary School

Classroom Environment

Our School Change from Last Year
Total Number of Teachers 25 Down from 30
Percent of K-3 teachers who are certified in Read to Succeed reading certification 38.9 Down from 40.9
Percent of teachers with advanced degrees 48.0 Down from 50.0
Teacher attendance rate 92.2 Down from 93.9
Average teacher salary $53,038 Up from $48,531
Percent of teachers on continuing contract 100.0 No change
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - current year 82.8 Down from 85.2
Percent of teachers returning from previous year - three year average 82.4 Down from 86.5
Percent of teacher vacancies for more than 9 weeks 12.0 Up from 0.0
Prime instructional time 83.1 Down from 84.3
Student-teacher ratio in core subjects 20.5 to 1 Up from 17.9 to 1
Percent of inexperienced teachers 29.2 Down from 44
Number of inexperienced teachers 7 Down from 11
Percent of out-of-field teachers 16.7 Down from 28
Number of out-of-field teachers 4 Down from 7
Percent of inexperienced school leaders 50.0 No change
Number of inexperienced school leaders 1 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.