Chestnut Oaks Middle School

Chestnut Oaks Middle School serves 455 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the SC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Chestnut Oaks Middle School operates within the Sumter 01 School District.

Overview

The student population of 455 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 455 students
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Total Students (2012-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Total Teachers (2012-2013)
Students by Grade Chestnut Oaks Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 12:1 15:1
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2013)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Black Students (2012-2013)
Black
91%
36%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Black Students (2012-2013)
White
6%
52%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School White Students (2012-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Chestnut Oaks Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.17 0.41
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Diversity Score (2012-2013)
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.
85%
52%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2013)
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.
5%
7%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,672 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,356 is higher than the state average of $9,170. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,798 is higher than the state average of $10,604. The district spending/student has grown by 38% over four years.
School District Name Sumter 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
7
Number of Students Managed 8,672 4,140
Sumter 01 School District Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $37 MM
Sumter 01 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $94 MM $43 MM
Sumter 01 School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,356 $9,170
Sumter 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,798 $10,604
Sumter 01 School District 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 Crestwood High School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bates Middle School (3.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Crosswell Drive Elementary School (1.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SumterCrestwood High School
    2000 Oswego Rd
    SumterSC 29153
    (803)469-6200
    0.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1149 students                      
  • SumterCrosswell Drive Elementary School
    Magnet School
    301 Crosswell Dr
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0679
    Magnet School

    1.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 553 students                      
  • SumterLemira Elementary School
    952 Fulton St
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0658
    2.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 602 students                      
  • SumterWillow Drive Elementary School
    Magnet School
    26 Willow Dr
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)773-5796
    Magnet School

    2.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 624 students                      
  • SumterBates Middle School
    Magnet School
    715 Estate St
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0711
    Magnet School

    3.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 762 students                      

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