Lexington Middle School

702 North Lake Dr

Lexington, SC 29072-2708

Grades: 6-8

829 students

Lexington Middle School serves 829 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Lexington Middle School operates within the Lexington 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 829 students has declined by 21% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 14% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 829 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less 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 15:1
Asian
3%
1%
Hispanic
4%
7%
Black
11%
36%
White
80%
52%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.35 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.
20%
52%
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.
4%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,556 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,755 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,876 is higher than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Lexington 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
7
Number of Students Managed 23,556 4,140
District Total Revenue $235 MM $37 MM
District Spending $238 MM $43 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,755 $9,170
District Spending / Student $10,876 $10,604
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 Lexington Technology Center (4.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pleasant Hill Middle School (3.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lexington Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • LexingtonLexington Elementary School
    116 Azalea Dr
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-4000
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 699 students                      
  • LexingtonNew Providence Elementary School
    1118 Old Cherokee Rd
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-3300
    2.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 584 students                      
  • Lexington Midway Elementary School
    180 Midway Rd
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-0300
    2.5 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 760 students                      
  • LexingtonLake Murray Elementary School
    205 Wise Ferry Rd
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-3100
    3.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 665 students                      
  • LexingtonRed Bank Elementary School
    246 Community Dr
    LexingtonSC 29073
    (803)821-4600
    3.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 675 students                      

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