Crayton Middle School

Crayton Middle School serves 1,061 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Crayton Middle School operates within the Richland 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1061 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,061 students
Crayton Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Crayton Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Crayton Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Crayton Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Crayton Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
1%
1%
Crayton Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Crayton Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
41%
35%
Crayton Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
50%
52%
Crayton Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Crayton Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Crayton Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.58 0.41
Crayton Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
35%
51%
Crayton Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
1%
6%
Crayton Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,372 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,803 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,541 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Richland 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
50
8
Number of Students Managed 24,372 4,192
Richland 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $362 MM $38 MM
Richland 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $380 MM $39 MM
Richland 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,803 $9,366
Richland 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,541 $9,666
Richland 01 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 A. C. Flora High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is W. G. Sanders Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Carolina Calvert Academy (0.4 miles away)
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  • ColumbiaSouth Carolina Calvert Academy
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 236 students100 Summit Parkway
    ColumbiaSC 29229
    (803)462-0254
    0.4KG-8236
  • ColumbiaA. C. Flora High School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1311 students1 Falcon Dr
    ColumbiaSC 29204
    (803)738-7300
    0.79-121311
  • ColumbiaBrockman Elementary School
    0.7 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 320 students2245 Montclair Dr
    ColumbiaSC 29206
    (803)790-6743
    0.7PK-5320
  • ColumbiaBrennen Elementary School
    1.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 798 students4438 Devereaux Rd
    ColumbiaSC 29205
    (803)738-7204
    1.1PK-5798
  • ColumbiaSouth Carolina Science Academy
    Charter School
    1.1 miles3400 Forest Dr
    ColumbiaSC 29204
    (803)540-3421
    1.1n/a

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