Charles B. Dubose Middle School

Charles B. Dubose Middle School serves 1,031 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Charles B. Dubose Middle School operates within the Dorchester 02 School District.

Overview

The student population of 1031 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,031 students
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 57 teachers
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Charles B. Dubose 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 0.46 is less 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 18:1 16:1
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Asian (1988-2011)
Hispanic
5%
7%
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
18%
37%
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
71%
52%
Charles B. Dubose Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Charles B. Dubose Middle School Sch Ethnicity Charles B. Dubose 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.
0.46 0.59
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
36%
51%
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2012)
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.
6%
7%
Charles B. Dubose Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,346 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Dorchester 02 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
7
Number of Students Managed 23,346 3,608
Dorchester 02 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $189 MM $37 MM
Dorchester 02 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $196 MM $43 MM
Dorchester 02 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,668 $9,170
Dorchester 02 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,993 $10,604
Dorchester 02 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 Summerville High School (2.8 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gregg Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is William M. Reeves Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Summerville William M. Reeves Elementary School
    1003 Dubose School Rd
    Summerville , SC , 29483
    (843)695-2450
    0  mi  |  993  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Summerville Knightsville Elementary School
    847 Orangeburg Rd
    Summerville , SC , 29483
    (843)873-4851
    0  mi  |  1103  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Summerville Summerville High School
    1101 Boone Hill Rd
    Summerville , SC , 29483
    (843)873-6460
    2.8  mi  |  2799  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Summerville Gregg Middle School
    500 Green Wave Blvd
    Summerville , SC , 29483
    (843)871-3150
    3.4  mi  |  972  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Summerville Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Flowertown Elementary School
    20 King Charles Circle
    Summerville , SC , 29485
    (843)871-7400
    3.6  mi  |  1017  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

School Reviews

  • Recommended October 10, 2014 - i love this school my mom went here - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended March 14, 2014 - I went here and I love this school to death - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended March 09, 2007 - The academic programs are comparable. The music department is great! We have a steel drum band that is fantastic. There are several sports available. The school has recently gone through a beautification process. The PTSA has an active volunteer group. - Posted by Parent

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