Robert Smalls Middle School

Robert Smalls Middle School serves 624 students in grades 5 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Robert Smalls Middle School operates within the Beaufort 01 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 624 students has grown by 27% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 624 students
Robert Smalls Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Robert Smalls Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Robert Smalls Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Robert Smalls Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 13:1 16:1
Robert Smalls Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
12%
7%
Robert Smalls Middle School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
53%
35%
Robert Smalls Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
31%
52%
Robert Smalls Middle School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Robert Smalls 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.
0.61 0.41
Robert Smalls 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.
67%
51%
Robert Smalls 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.
6%
6%
Robert Smalls Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Beaufort 01 School District's student population of 20,725 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,374 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $17,501 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 34% over four years.
School District Name Beaufort 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
30
8
Number of Students Managed 20,725 4,192
Beaufort 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $265 MM $38 MM
Beaufort 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $346 MM $39 MM
Beaufort 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,374 $9,366
Beaufort 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $17,501 $9,666
Beaufort 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Battery Creek High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beaufort Middle School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Broad River Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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