Brentwood Middle School (Closed 2010)

2685 Leeds Avenue,

North Charleston, SC, 29405-6861

Grades: 6-8

435 students

Brentwood Middle School (Closed 2010) served 435 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 was lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was more than the state average of 48%.
Brentwood Middle School (Closed 2010) operated within the Charleston 01 School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 435 students
Brentwood Middle School Total Students (1987-2009)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Brentwood Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2009)
Students by Grade Brentwood Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 10:1 16:1
Brentwood Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2009)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Brentwood Middle School Asian (1988-2003)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Brentwood Middle School Hispanic (1988-2009)
Black
93%
37%
Brentwood Middle School Black (1988-2009)
White
1%
52%
Brentwood Middle School White (1988-2009)
All Ethnic Groups Brentwood Middle School Sch Ethnicity Brentwood 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.
0.13 0.59
Brentwood Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2009)
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.
81%
51%
Brentwood Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2009)
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.
5%
7%
Brentwood Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2009)

District Comparison

School District Name Charleston 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
78
7
Number of Students Managed 48,101 3,608
Charleston 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $538 MM $37 MM
Charleston 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $712 MM $43 MM
Charleston 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,728 $9,170
Charleston 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $16,838 $10,604
Charleston 01 School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2009 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Garrett Academy Of Technology (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Morningside Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edmund A. Burns Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • North Charleston Garrett Academy Of Technology
    Magnet School
    2731 Gordon St
    North Charleston , SC , 29405
    (843)745-7126
    Magnet School
    0.4  mi  |  740  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Charleston Edmund A. Burns Elementary School
    3750 Dorchester Rd
    Charleston , SC , 29405
    (843)745-7113
    0.8  mi  |  423  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • North Charleston Morningside Middle School
    1999 Singley Ln
    North Charleston , SC , 29405
    (843)745-2000
    1.4  mi  |  577  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • North Charleston Malcolm C. Hursey Elementary School
    Magnet School
    4542 Simms St
    North Charleston , SC , 29406
    (843)745-7105
    Magnet School
    1.5  mi  |  268  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • North Charleston Mary Ford Elementary School
    3180 Thomasina Mcpherson Blvd
    North Charleston , SC , 29405
    (843)745-7131
    1.7  mi  |  365  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

Area Statistics

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