Robert Smalls Middle School

Robert Smalls Middle School serves 618 students in grades 5-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% 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.

Overview

The student population of 618 students has grown by 25% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 5-8
Total Students 618 students
Robert Smalls Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Robert Smalls Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Robert Smalls Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 14:1 15:1
Robert Smalls Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
1%
Robert Smalls Middle School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
11%
7%
Robert Smalls Middle School Hispanic (1988-2013)
Black
50%
36%
Robert Smalls Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
34%
52%
Robert Smalls Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Robert Smalls Middle School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.63 0.41
Robert Smalls 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.
66%
52%
Robert Smalls 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%
Robert Smalls Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,033 students has grown by 19% over five years.
School District Name Beaufort 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
7
Number of Students Managed 23,033 4,140
Beaufort 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $262 MM $37 MM
District Spending $315 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,524 $9,170
Beaufort 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,258 $10,604
Beaufort 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 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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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • BeaufortBattery Creek High School
    1 Blue Dolphin Rd
    BeaufortSC 29906
    (843)322-5545
    0.8 mi | 764 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BeaufortBroad River Elementary School
    474 Broad River Rd
    BeaufortSC 29906
    (843)322-8410
    1.3 mi | 558 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • BeaufortShell Point Elementary School
    81 Savannah Hwy
    BeaufortSC 29906
    (843)322-2825
    2.7 mi | 379 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • BeaufortRiverview Charter School
    Charter School
    81 Savannah Hwy
    BeaufortSC 29906
    (843)379-0123
    Charter School

    2.8 mi | 456 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • BeaufortMossy Oaks Elementary School
    2510 Mossy Oaks Blvd
    BeaufortSC 29902
    (843)322-2951
    3.1 mi | 427 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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