Hickory Tavern Middle School

163 Neely Ferry Rd,

Gray Court, SC, 29645

Tel: (864)575-4301
Grades: 6-8

272 students

Hickory Tavern Middle School serves 272 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Hickory Tavern Middle School operates within the Laurens 55 School District.

Overview

The student population of 272 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 272 students
Hickory Tavern Middle School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Hickory Tavern Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Hickory Tavern Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 16:1 16:1
Hickory Tavern Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
1%
Hickory Tavern Middle School Asian (2004-2012)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Hickory Tavern Middle School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
9%
37%
Hickory Tavern Middle School Black (2002-2012)
White
85%
52%
Hickory Tavern Middle School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hickory Tavern Middle School Sch Ethnicity Hickory Tavern 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.
0.27 0.70
Hickory Tavern Middle School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
49%
51%
Hickory Tavern Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
8%
7%
Hickory Tavern Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,941 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Laurens 55 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
7
Number of Students Managed 5,941 4,051
Laurens 55 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $53 MM $37 MM
Laurens 55 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $57 MM $43 MM
Laurens 55 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,759 $9,170
Laurens 55 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,438 $10,604
Laurens 55 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 Laurens District 55 High School (6.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Gray Court Owings Middle School (8.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hickory Tavern Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gray Court Hickory Tavern Elementary School
    163 Neely Ferry Rd
    Gray Court , SC , 29645
    (864)575-2126
    0  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Laurens Laurens District 55 High School
    5058 Hwy 76 West
    Laurens , SC , 29360
    (864)682-3151
    6.3  mi  |  1517  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Ware Shoals Ware Shoals Primary
    15269 Indian Mound Rd
    Ware Shoals , SC , 29692
    (864)861-2261
    6.7  mi  |  338  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Gray Court Gray Court Owings Middle School
    9210 Hwy 14
    Gray Court , SC , 29645
    (864)876-2171
    8.2  mi  |  211  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Gray Court Gray Court Owings Elementary School
    9210 Hwy 14
    Gray Court , SC , 29645
    (864)876-2131
    8.2  mi  |  575  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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  • Recommended December 11, 2012 - The teachers are AMAZING and our daughter has enjoyed her GT classes and strings class! The support and encourgement from the entire staff is a blessing! - Posted by Parent

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Laurens County, 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 0.53, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Laurens County is Dublin City School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.