Gilbert Middle School

120 Rikard Circle,

Gilbert, SC, 29054-9598

Tel: (803)821-1700
Grades: 6-8

709 students

Gilbert Middle School serves 709 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Gilbert Middle School operates within the Lexington 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 709 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 709 students
Gilbert Middle School Total Students (1994-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Gilbert Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1994-2012)
Students by Grade Gilbert Middle School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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 14:1 16:1
Gilbert Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1994-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
1%
Gilbert Middle School Asian (2000-2010)
Hispanic
8%
7%
Gilbert Middle School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
4%
37%
Gilbert Middle School Black (1995-2012)
White
85%
52%
Gilbert Middle School White (1995-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Gilbert Middle School Sch Ethnicity Gilbert 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
Gilbert Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2012)
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.
35%
51%
Gilbert Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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%
Gilbert Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,990 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Lexington 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
7
Number of Students Managed 22,990 4,051
Lexington 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $235 MM $37 MM
Lexington 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $238 MM $43 MM
Lexington 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,755 $9,170
Lexington 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,876 $10,604
Lexington 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 Gilbert High School (0.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pleasant Hill Middle School (6.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gilbert Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Gilbert Gilbert Elementary School
    314 Main St
    Gilbert , SC , 29054
    (803)821-1600
    0.6  mi  |  672  students  |  Gr.  3-5
  • Gilbert Gilbert Primary
    520 Main St
    Gilbert , SC , 29054
    (803)821-1400
    0.6  mi  |  758  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Gilbert Gilbert High School
    840 Main St
    Gilbert , SC , 29054
    (803)821-1900
    0.7  mi  |  941  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Lexington Rocky Creek Elementary School
    430 Calks Ferry Rd
    Lexington , SC , 29072
    (803)821-4200
    5.7  mi  |  624  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Lexington Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Lexington High School
    2463 Augusta Hwy
    Lexington , SC , 29072
    (803)821-3400
    6.1  mi  |  3108  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Lexington 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 0.44, which is lower than the South Carolina average of 0.7. The most diverse school district in Lexington County is Lexington 01 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.