Berkeley Middle School

Berkeley Middle School serves 1,091 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 48%.
Berkeley Middle School operates within the Berkeley 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1091 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 61 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,091 students
Berkeley Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 61 teachers
Berkeley Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Berkeley Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 15:1
Berkeley Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Berkeley Middle School Black Students (1998-2013)
Black
39%
36%
Berkeley Middle School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
52%
52%
Berkeley Middle School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Berkeley Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Berkeley 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.
0.58 0.41
Berkeley 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.
55%
52%
Berkeley 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.
8%
7%
Berkeley Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 31,216 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,766 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,023 is higher than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Berkeley 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
7
Number of Students Managed 31,216 4,140
Berkeley 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $283 MM $37 MM
Berkeley 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $319 MM $43 MM
Berkeley 01 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,766 $9,170
Berkeley 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,023 $10,604
Berkeley 01 School District 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 Berkeley High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Macedonia Middle School (7.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Berkeley Intermediate (1 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Moncks CornerBerkeley Intermediate
    777 Stony Landing Rd
    Moncks CornerSC 29461
    (843)899-8870
    1 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 568 students                      
  • Moncks CornerBerkeley High School
    Magnet School
    406 West Main St
    Moncks CornerSC 29461
    (843)899-8800
    Magnet School

    1.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1299 students                      
  • Moncks CornerBerkeley Elementary School
    715 Hwy 6
    Moncks CornerSC 29461
    (843)899-8860
    3.5 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 663 students                      
  • Moncks CornerBerkeley County Middle College High School
    Magnet School
    1001 South Live Oak Dr
    Moncks CornerSC 29461
    (843)899-8110
    Magnet School

    3.6 mi | Gr. 11-12 | 93 students                      
  • Moncks CornerWhitesville Elementary School
    324 Gaillard Rd
    Moncks CornerSC 29461
    (843)899-8880
    4.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 933 students                      

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Rental Market Monitor
Recent Articles
Co-teaching Offers New Opportunities for Students with Special Needs.
Co-teaching Offers New Opportunities for Students with Special Needs.
Although there are some drawbacks, co-teaching is an effective way to help special education students succeed in mainstream classrooms.
Life Beyond High School: The Innovative Frontier
Exploring post graduation options for high school students.
5 Ways Parents Can Inspire Children to Love Reading
Children are reading less and less in this country, and the effects of that are showing in their performance in school. However, there are a variety of ways parents can encourage their children to read – and hopefully to love reading!
Related School Videos

View more school videos