J. Paul Truluck Middle School

319 Carlisle St

Lake City, SC 29560-0001

Tel: (843)374-8685
Grades 6-8
363 students
J. Paul Truluck Middle School serves 363 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
J. Paul Truluck Middle School operates within the Florence 03 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 363 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 363 students
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % J. Paul Truluck Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade J. Paul Truluck Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 21:1 16:1
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
7%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Black Students (2003-2014)
Black
69%
35%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
27%
52%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
1%
3%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups J. Paul Truluck 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.
0.45 0.41
J. Paul Truluck 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.
87%
51%
J. Paul Truluck 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.
3%
6%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,723 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,379 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,711 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 26% over four years.
School District Name Florence 03 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 3,723 4,192
Florence 03 School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $38 MM
Florence 03 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $39 MM $39 MM
Florence 03 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,379 $9,366
Florence 03 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,711 $9,666
Florence 03 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 Lake City College Preparatory Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake City College Preparatory Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Main Street Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake CityMain Street Elementary School
    0.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 395 students318 East Main St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-2223
    0.2PK-5395
  • Lake CityLake City College Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-12 | 218 students1009 East Main St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-0128
    0.4KG-12218
  • Lake CityRonald E. Mcnair Middle School
    1.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 469 students319 Carver St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-8651
    1.36-8469
  • Lake CityLake City High School
    1.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 853 students652 North Matthews Rd
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-3321
    1.69-12853
  • Lake CityLake City Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 512 students906 North Matthews Rd
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-2353
    2PK-5512

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