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 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat 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 increased from 13:1 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 (1987-2014)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Paul Knox Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
35%
35%
Paul Knox Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
58%
52%
Paul Knox Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Paul Knox Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Paul Knox 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.
0.54 0.41
Paul Knox 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.
46%
51%
Paul Knox 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.
5%
6%
Paul Knox Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,716 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,849 is less than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,424 is less than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 8% 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 (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $218 MM $38 MM
Aiken 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $208 MM $39 MM
Aiken 01 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,849 $9,366
Aiken 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,424 $9,666
Aiken 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 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • North AugustaNorth Augusta High School
    0.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1470 students2000 Knobcone Ave
    North AugustaSC 29841
    (803)442-6100
    0.39-121470
  • North AugustaFox Creek Charter High School
    Charter School
    1.1 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 439 students165 Shortcut Rd
    North AugustaSC 29860
    (803)613-9435
    1.19-12439
  • North AugustaMossy Creek Elementary School
    1.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 729 students421 West Five Notch Rd
    North AugustaSC 29841
    (803)442-6090
    1.2PK-5729
  • North Augusta Hammond Hill Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 832 students901 West Woodlawn Ave
    North AugustaSC 29841
    (803)442-6170
    1.5PK-5832
  • North AugustaBelvedere Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 614 students201 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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