Paul Knox Middle School

Paul Knox Middle School serves 673 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Paul Knox Middle School operates within the Aiken 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 673 students has grown by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 673 students
Paul Knox Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Paul Knox Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Paul Knox Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Paul Knox Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 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 18:1 16:1
Paul Knox Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Paul Knox Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
35%
35%
Paul Knox Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
58%
52%
Paul Knox Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Paul Knox 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.
0.54 0.41
Paul Knox 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.
46%
51%
Paul Knox 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.
5%
6%
Paul Knox Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Aiken 01 School District's student population of 24,716 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,849 in this district is less than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,424 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Aiken 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
8
Number of Students Managed 24,716 4,192
Aiken 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $218 MM $38 MM
Aiken 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $208 MM $39 MM
Aiken 01 School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,849 $9,366
Aiken 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,424 $9,666
Aiken 01 School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
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 North Augusta High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Augusta Middle School (2.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mossy Creek Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • North AugustaNorth Augusta High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1470 students
    0.3 miles
    2000 Knobcone Ave
    North AugustaSC 29841
    (803)442-6100
    0.39-121470
  • North AugustaFox Creek Charter High SchoolCharter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 439 students
    1.1 miles
    165 Shortcut Rd
    North AugustaSC 29860
    (803)613-9435
    1.19-12439
  • North AugustaMossy Creek Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 729 students
    1.2 miles
    421 West Five Notch Rd
    North AugustaSC 29841
    (803)442-6090
    1.2PK-5729
  • North Augusta Hammond Hill Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 832 students
    1.5 miles
    901 West Woodlawn Ave
    North AugustaSC 29841
    (803)442-6170
    1.5PK-5832
  • North AugustaBelvedere Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 614 students
    2.1 miles
    201 Rhomboid Place
    North AugustaSC 29841
    (803)442-6330
    2.1PK-5614

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It's an amazing school I love it so much. We actually get iPads this yr. The teachers r amazing. In my opinion the best school in Aiken county
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