Sangaree Middle School

1050 Discovery Dr,

Ladson, SC, 29456-

Tel: (843)821-4028
Grades: 6-8

752 students

Sangaree Middle School serves 752 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Sangaree Middle School operates within the Berkeley 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 752 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 752 students
Sangaree Middle School Total Students (2005-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Sangaree Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2005-2012)
Students by Grade Sangaree Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more than the state average of 0.59. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Sangaree Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2005-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Sangaree Middle School Asian (2005-2012)
Hispanic
9%
7%
Sangaree Middle School Hispanic (2005-2012)
Black
25%
37%
Sangaree Middle School Black (2005-2012)
White
57%
52%
Sangaree Middle School White (2005-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Sangaree Middle School Sch Ethnicity Sangaree Middle School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.60 0.59
Sangaree Middle School Diversity Score (2005-2012)
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.
43%
51%
Sangaree Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2005-2012)
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.
11%
7%
Sangaree Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2005-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 30,359 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Berkeley 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
39
7
Number of Students Managed 30,359 3,608
Berkeley 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $283 MM $37 MM
Berkeley 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $319 MM $43 MM
Berkeley 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,766 $9,170
Berkeley 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,023 $10,604
Berkeley 01 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Stratford High School (1.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is College Park Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sangaree Intermediate (0.5 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Summerville Sangaree Intermediate
    201 School House Ln
    Summerville , SC , 29483
    (843)820-3850
    0.5  mi  |  771  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Summerville Sangaree Elementary School
    1460 Royle Rd
    Summerville , SC , 29483
    (843)820-3868
    0.5  mi  |  807  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Ladson College Park Middle School
    713 College Park Rd
    Ladson , SC , 29456
    (843)553-8300
    1.3  mi  |  767  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Ladson College Park Elementary School
    100 Davidson Dr
    Ladson , SC , 29456
    (843)797-2711
    1.4  mi  |  1038  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Goose Creek Stratford High School
    951 Crowfield Blvd
    Goose Creek , SC , 29445
    (843)820-4000
    1.5  mi  |  1771  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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