Williams Middle School

Williams Middle School serves 641 students in grades 7-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Williams Middle School operates within the Florence 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 641 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-8
Total Students 641 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Students by Grade Williams Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 13:1 16:1
Asian
4%
1%
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
60%
37%
White
31%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Williams Middle School Sch Ethnicity Williams 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.
0.55 0.41
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.
98%
51%
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.
n/a
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,247 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Florence 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
7
Number of Students Managed 17,247 4,051
Florence 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $151 MM $37 MM
Florence 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $155 MM $43 MM
Florence 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,606 $9,170
Florence 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,906 $10,604
Florence 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 Wilson High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Moore Intermediate (2.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Vista Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • FlorenceNorth Vista Elementary School
    1100 North Irby St
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8159
    0 mi | 645 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • FlorencePalmetto Youth Academy Charter
    Charter School
    1209 North Douglas St
    FlorenceSC 29506
    (843)679-7070
    Charter School

    0.7 mi | 56 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • FlorenceBeck Learning Center
    1001 West Sumter St
    FlorenceSC 29506
    (843)673-5793
    1.5 mi | 119 students | Gr. PK                      
  • FlorenceHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Carver Elementary School
    515 North Cashua Dr
    FlorenceSC 29501
    (843)664-8156
    2 mi | 894 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • FlorenceWilson High School
    1411 Old Marion Hwy
    FlorenceSC 29506
    (843)664-8440
    2.1 mi | 1194 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Florence, SC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.35, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Florence is Weeden Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.