Palmetto Middle School

Palmetto Middle School serves 819 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Palmetto Middle School operates within the Anderson 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 819 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 819 students
Palmetto Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Palmetto Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Palmetto Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Palmetto Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.30 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 17:1 16:1
Palmetto Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
10%
7%
Palmetto Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
5%
35%
Palmetto Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
83%
52%
Palmetto Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Palmetto Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.30 0.61
Palmetto Middle School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
47%
51%
Palmetto Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
10%
6%
Palmetto Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Anderson 01 School District's student population of 9,445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,116 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Anderson 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
8
Number of Students Managed 9,445 3,892
Anderson 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $76 MM n/a
Anderson 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $100 MM n/a
Anderson 01 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,116 n/a
Anderson 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,725 n/a
Anderson 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 Palmetto High School (0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woodmont Middle School (5.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palmetto Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • WilliamstonPalmetto High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 964 students
    0 miles
    804 North Hamilton St
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-7311
    09-12964
  • WilliamstonPalmetto Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 611 students
    0.4 miles
    1 Roberts Blvd
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-5442
    0.4PK-5611
  • PelzerWest Pelzer Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 459 students
    0.9 miles
    10 West Stewart St
    PelzerSC 29669
    (864)947-6424
    0.9PK-5459
  • WilliamstonCareer And Technology Center Of Anderson 1 & 2Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    2 miles
    702 Belton Hwy
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-4121
    29-12n/a
  • WilliamstonCedar Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
    3 miles
    107 Melvin Ln
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-3500
    3PK-5614

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