Berea Middle School

Berea Middle School serves 735 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Berea Middle School operates within the Greenville 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 735 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 735 students
Berea Middle School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Berea Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Berea Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 is less than the state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Berea Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Berea Middle School Asian (1997-2012)
Hispanic
24%
7%
Berea Middle School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
34%
37%
Berea Middle School Black (1988-2012)
White
37%
52%
Berea Middle School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Berea Middle School Sch Ethnicity Berea 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.
0.69 0.70
Berea 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.
78%
51%
Berea 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.
7%
7%
Berea Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 74,728 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Greenville 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
95
7
Number of Students Managed 74,728 3,659
Greenville 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $688 MM n/a
Greenville 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $682 MM n/a
Greenville 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,767 $0
Greenville 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,682 $0
Greenville 01 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 Enoree Career Center (0.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Lakeview Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Armstrong Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greenville Enoree Career Center
    Vocational School
    108 Scalybark Rd
    Greenville , SC , 29617
    (864)355-7400
    Vocational School
    0.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  10-12
  • Greenville Armstrong Elementary School
    8601 White Horse Rd
    Greenville , SC , 29617
    (864)355-1100
    0.9  mi  |  430  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greenville Duncan Chapel Elementary School
    210 Duncan Chapel Rd
    Greenville , SC , 29617
    (864)355-2700
    1.6  mi  |  591  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Greenville Lakeview Middle School
    3801 Old Buncombe Rd
    Greenville , SC , 29617
    (864)355-6400
    2  mi  |  525  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Greenville Berea Elementary School
    100 Berea Dr
    Greenville , SC , 29617
    (864)355-1500
    2.5  mi  |  392  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Greenville, 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 0.48, which is higher than the South Carolina average of 0.42. The most diverse school in Greenville is L P Waters Early Childhood Center. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.