Bamberg-ehrhardt Middle School

897 North Street
Bamberg, SC 29003
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Bamberg-ehrhardt Middle School serves 209 students in grades 7-8.
Bamberg-ehrhardt Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 31% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Bamberg-ehrhardt Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

School Overview

Bamberg-ehrhardt Middle School's student population of 209 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students209 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

Bamberg-ehrhardt Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,142 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Bamberg-ehrhardt Middle School is 0.51, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.62. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#829 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
60%
34%
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White
37%
51%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.510.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBamberg 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Bamberg-ehrhardt Middle School is Bamberg-ehrhardt High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Denmark-olar Middle School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richard Carroll Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bamberg Bamberg-ehrhardt High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 418 students
    0.4 miles
    267 Red Raider Drive
    Bamberg, SC 29003
    (803) 245-3030
    0.4 9-12 418
  • Bamberg Richard Carroll Elementary School Math: 40% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 748 students
    0.4 miles
    1980 Main Highway
    Bamberg, SC 29003
    (803) 245-3047
    0.4 PK-6 748
  • Cope Cope Area Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    4.9 miles
    6052 Slab Landing Road
    Cope, SC 29038
    (803) 534-7661
    4.9 9-12 n/a
  • Denmark Denmark Olar High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 165 students
    5.7 miles
    197 Viking Circle
    Denmark, SC 29042
    (803) 793-3307
    5.7 9-12 165
  • Denmark Denmark-olar Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 348 students
    5.8 miles
    1459 Solomon Blatt Boulevard
    Denmark, SC 29042
    (803) 793-3112
    5.8 PK-5 348

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