Banks Trail Middle School

  • Banks Trail Middle School serves 778 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 72% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 66% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Banks Trail Middle School's student population of 778 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students778 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Banks Trail Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Banks Trail Middle School is 0.38, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#132 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
12%
34%
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White
78%
51%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Banks Trail Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.38n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Banks Trail Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameYork 04 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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