J. Paul Truluck Middle School

319 Carlisle St

Lake City, SC 29560-0001

Tel: (843)374-8685
Grades: 6-8

349 students

J. Paul Truluck Middle School serves 349 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
J. Paul Truluck Middle School operates within the Florence 03 School District.

Overview

The student population of 349 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 349 students
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade J. Paul Truluck Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 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 21:1 15:1
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
1%
7%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Hispanic (1990-2013)
Black
68%
36%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
30%
52%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups J. Paul Truluck 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.
0.45 0.41
J. Paul Truluck 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.
81%
52%
J. Paul Truluck 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.
6%
7%
J. Paul Truluck Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,761 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Florence 03 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 3,761 4,140
Florence 03 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $39 MM $37 MM
District Spending $40 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,491 $9,170
Florence 03 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,674 $10,604
Florence 03 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 Lake City College Preparatory Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Lake City College Preparatory Academy (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Main Street Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lake CityMain Street Elementary School
    318 East Main St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-2221
    0.2 mi | 383 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Lake CityLake City College Preparatory Academy
    Charter School
    1009 East Main St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-0128
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 191 students | Gr. KG-11                      
  • Lake CityRonald E. Mcnair Middle School
    311 Carver St
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-8651
    1.3 mi | 488 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Lake CityLake City High School
    652 North Matthews Rd
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-3321
    1.6 mi | 867 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Lake CityLake City Elementary School
    906 North Matthews Rd
    Lake CitySC 29560
    (843)374-2353
    2 mi | 503 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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