Palmetto Middle School

Palmetto Middle School serves 873 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% 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.

Overview

The student population of 873 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 873 students
Palmetto Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Palmetto Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Palmetto Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less 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 15:1
Palmetto Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
10%
7%
Palmetto Middle School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
4%
36%
Palmetto Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
84%
52%
Palmetto Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Palmetto Middle School Sch Ethnicity Palmetto 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.
0.29 0.41
Palmetto Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
50%
52%
Palmetto Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2013)
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,542 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Anderson 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
7
Number of Students Managed 9,542 4,051
Anderson 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $75 MM $37 MM
District Spending $76 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,996 $9,170
Anderson 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,130 $10,604
Anderson 01 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Palmetto High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Woodmont Middle School (6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Palmetto Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WilliamstonPalmetto Elementary School
    1 Roberts Blvd
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-5442
    0 mi | 593 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WilliamstonPalmetto High School
    804 North Hamilton St
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-7311
    0.4 mi | 973 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • PelzerWest Pelzer Elementary School
    10 West Stewart St
    PelzerSC 29669
    (864)947-6424
    1.2 mi | 469 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WilliamstonCareer And Technology Center Of Anderson 1 & 2
    Vocational School
    702 Belton Hwy
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-4121
    Vocational School

    1.8 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WilliamstonCedar Grove Elementary School
    107 Melvin Ln
    WilliamstonSC 29697
    (864)847-3500
    2.7 mi | 631 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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