Marlboro School Of Discovery

201 Jefferson St

Clio, SC 29525

Tel: (843)586-8376
Grades: 6-8

145 students

Marlboro School Of Discovery serves 145 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Marlboro School Of Discovery operates within the Marlboro 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 145 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 145 students
Marlboro School Of Discovery Total Students (2002-2013)
Gender % 31% Male / 69%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 9 teachers
Marlboro School Of Discovery Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2013)
Students by Grade Marlboro School Of Discovery Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is more 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 15:1 16:1
American Indian
3%
n/a
Hispanic
1%
7%
Black
47%
37%
White
43%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Marlboro School Of Discovery Sch Ethnicity Marlboro School Of Discovery 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.
0.60 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.
49%
51%
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.
11%
7%
Marlboro School Of Discovery Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,317 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Marlboro 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 4,317 4,051
Marlboro 01 School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $49 MM $37 MM
Marlboro 01 School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $50 MM $43 MM
Marlboro 01 School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,696 $9,170
Marlboro 01 School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,836 $10,604
Marlboro 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 Marlboro County High School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bennettsville Middle School (8.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clio Elementary Middle (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • ClioClio Elementary Middle
    2635 Hwy 9 East
    ClioSC 29525
    (843)586-9391
    1.3 mi | 187 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • MccollMccoll Elementary Middle
    700 North Main St
    MccollSC 29570
    (843)523-5371
    5.9 mi | 812 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • BennettsvilleMarlboro County High School
    951 Fayetteville Ave Ext.
    BennettsvilleSC 29512
    (843)479-5900
    6.8 mi | 1196 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • BennettsvilleBennettsville Elementary School
    801 Country Club Dr
    BennettsvilleSC 29512
    (843)479-5938
    8 mi | 412 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • BennettsvilleBennettsville Primary
    301 Jefferson St
    BennettsvilleSC 29512
    (843)479-5936
    8.3 mi | 528 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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Did You Know?
South Carolina 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 0.41, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in South Carolina is Saluda 01 School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in South Carolina or national school diversity statistics.