Chestnut Oaks Middle School

Chestnut Oaks Middle School serves 477 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Chestnut Oaks Middle School operates within the Sumter 01-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 477 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 477 students
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Total Students (2012-2014)
Gender % Chestnut Oaks Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Total Teachers (2012-2014)
Students by Grade Chestnut Oaks Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.61. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2014)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Black Students (2012-2014)
Black
93%
35%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Black Students (2012-2014)
White
5%
52%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School White Students (2012-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.13 0.61
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Diversity Score (2012-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
89%
51%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
5%
6%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2014)

District Comparison

Sumter 01-1 School District's student population of 7,378 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,588 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District Name Sumter 01-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 7,378 3,727
Sumter 01-1 School District Students Managed (1991-2014)
District Total Revenue $82 MM n/a
Sumter 01-1 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $88 MM n/a
Sumter 01-1 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,588 n/a
Sumter 01-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,359 n/a
Sumter 01-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Crestwood High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bates Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crosswell Drive Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SumterCrestwood High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1153 students
    0.9 miles
    2000 Oswego Rd
    SumterSC 29153
    (803)469-6200
    0.99-121153
  • SumterCrosswell Drive Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 610 students
    1.3 miles
    301 Crosswell Dr
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0679
    1.3PK-5610
  • SumterLemira Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 575 students
    2.1 miles
    952 Fulton St
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0658
    2.1PK-5575
  • SumterWillow Drive Elementary SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: PK-5 | 633 students
    2.7 miles
    26 Willow Dr
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)773-5796
    2.7PK-5633
  • SumterBates Middle SchoolMagnet School
    Grades: 6-8 | 702 students
    3.5 miles
    715 Estate St
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0711
    3.56-8702

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