The South Carolina State Department of Education publishes documents on a wide variety of education topics relating to public education in South Carolina.

Recent Submissions

  • Work-based learning annual report 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02-28)
    This report reviews school year 2018-19 accomplishments in professional development, improvements in work-based learning data, district needs related to work-based learning, and the South Carolina Department of Education’s ...
  • 2019 agency debt collection report proviso 117.33 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-12-31)
    This gives a summary of the total amount of outstanding receivables on the agency's books, which are 60 days or older. It also gives a list of school districts in the state and the amount of money they are owed.
  • Report summarizing services provided under the Individuals with Disabilities Education Act (IDEA) to preschool children with disabilities 2018-19 school year 

    South Carolina Advisory Council on the Education of Students with Disabilities; South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02-01)
    Initiatives by the SCDE’s Office of Special Education Services to provide a comprehensive system of service for preschool children with disabilities are summarized in this report. The sections address the number of preschool ...
  • 2019–20 annual reading coach report 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01-15)
    Reading coaches support teachers by providing ongoing professional development on best instructional practices in order to improve student achievement in literacy, and also work in classrooms alongside teachers to support ...
  • 2020–24 South Carolina educational technology plan : empowering education with technology 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2020-02-01)
    The SCDE’s 2020–24 Educational Technology Plan addresses the current state of technology and defines the strategies for successful technology innovation, support, and professional development. This plan provides a tool ...
  • Diplomas granted under 2016 Act no. 207 (S.933), section 1 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01-31)
    Act 155 enables those persons who are no longer enrolled in a public school, and who previously failed to receive a high school diploma for failing to meet the exit exam requirements, to get a South Carolina high school ...
  • Fiscal Year 2020-21 agency budget plan (SC State Department of Education) 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01-16)
    The South Carolina State Department of Education reports to the Office of State Budget its annual budget plan that includes a budget plan summary, recurring operating request, non-recurring operating request and capital request.
  • 2019 Financial Literacy Board report 

    South Carolina Financial Literacy Board; South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2020-01-01)
    Each year the South Carolina Financial Literacy Board reports on its activities to members of the South Carolina General Assembly, and the State Auditor.
  • Education and Economic Development Act Coordinating Council report 

    South Carolina Education and Economic Development Act Coordinating Council; South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-12-01)
    Each year the South Carolina Education and Economic Development Act Coordinating Council reports on its activities to the Governor of South Carolina, members of the South Carolina General Assembly, the South Carolina ...
  • 2019 statewide school districts capital needs report 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-12-31)
    Every three years by December first beginning with the year 1998, the State Board of Education shall report to the General Assembly the projected five-year school facilities improvement requirements reported by the school ...
  • Students Health and Fitness Act compliance report 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-12-01)
    The Students Health and Fitness Act of 2005, S.C. Code § 59-10-10(C), requires each South Carolina district to report on the amount of time allotted to students for physical education instruction and physical activity. ...
  • [Revenue per pupil report 2017-2018] 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019)
    These statistics, broken down by county and school district, show federal, state and local government revenues and revenues per pupil for fiscal year 2017-18.
  • Work-based learning annual report 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-01)
    This report reviews school year 2017-18 accomplishments in professional development, improvements in work-based learning data, district needs related to work-based learning, and the South Carolina Department of Education’s ...
  • South Carolina public school district distribution mean SAT scores for 2018 graduating seniors 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-10-07)
    These statistics for the SAT scores are broken down by district, number of students tested by grade level and scores for critical reading, writing and math.
  • List of formative assessments used by districts, other than MAP and STAR 

    South Carolina State Department of Education. Office of Assessment (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-28)
    This gives the school districts giving formative tests. It is broken down by individual tests and the districts giving the particular test.
  • List of formative assessments administered within districts other than MAP and STAR 2018-19 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-28)
    This gives the number of school districts giving formative tests. It is broken down by individual tests, assessments administered within the district and the number of districts giving the particular test.
  • Summary of 2017‐18 South Carolina high school completers enrolled In 2018‐19 college freshman classes, South Carolina and other states 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-07-31)
    These passed/failed statistics on college freshmen are broken down by high schools attended and college courses taken.
  • Core test data for South Carolina DE 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-02-28)
    This gives the number of teachers from different colleges taking the Praxis exam and the percent that passed on their first attempt for 2015/16-2015/18.
  • Average testing times 2017-18 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-03-08)
    This gives the time allotted for various tests given in schools including SC READY, SC PASS, EOCEP, Ready to Work, ACT and SAT.
  • Annual report on missed school days for academic year 2018–2019 

    South Carolina State Department of Education (South Carolina State Library, 2019-07-01)
    The South Carolina Department of Education annually, before July 1, must provide the General Assembly with a detailed report of information from each district listing the number of days missed and the reason, regardless ...

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