Lexington Middle School

702 North Lake Dr

Lexington, SC 29072-2708

Tel: (803)821-3700
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 41% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 829 students
Lexington Middle School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Lexington Middle School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Lexington Middle School 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
Lexington Middle School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
3%
1%
Lexington Middle School Asian (1992-2013)
Hispanic
4%
7%
Lexington Middle School Hispanic (1993-2013)
Black
11%
36%
Lexington Middle School Black (1988-2013)
White
80%
52%
Lexington Middle School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Lexington Middle School Sch Ethnicity Lexington 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.
0.35 0.41
Lexington 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.
20%
52%
Lexington 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.
4%
7%
Lexington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,556 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Lexington 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
7
Number of Students Managed 23,556 4,140
Lexington 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $235 MM $37 MM
District Spending $238 MM $43 MM
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: 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 (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • LexingtonLexington Elementary School
    116 Azalea Dr
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-4000
    0.2 mi | 699 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LexingtonNew Providence Elementary School
    1118 Old Cherokee Rd
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-3300
    2.3 mi | 584 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LexingtonHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Midway Elementary School
    180 Midway Rd
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-0300
    2.6 mi | 760 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LexingtonLake Murray Elementary School
    205 Wise Ferry Rd
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-3100
    3.2 mi | 665 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • LexingtonRed Bank Elementary School
    246 Community Dr
    LexingtonSC 29073
    (803)821-4600
    3.5 mi | 675 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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