Beaufort Middle School

2501 Mossy Oaks Boulevard
Beaufort, SC 29902
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Beaufort Middle School serves 492 students in grades 6-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (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 41% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Beaufort 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 student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49% (majority Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Beaufort Middle School's student population of 492 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students492 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

Beaufort 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 Beaufort Middle School is 0.66, which is more 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
#635 out of 1142 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
9%
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Black
39%
34%
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White
42%
51%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
49%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBeaufort 01 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Beaufort Middle School is Islands Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Mossy Oaks Elementary School (0.0 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Beaufort Mossy Oaks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 410 students
    0.0 miles
    2510 Mossy Oaks Boulevard
    Beaufort, SC 29902
    (843) 322-2900
    0.0 PK-5 410
  • Beaufort Islands Academy
    Grades: 6-12 | 54 students
    1.5 miles
    2900 Mink Point Boulevard
    Beaufort, SC 29902
    (843) 322-0733
    1.5 6-12 54
  • Port Royal Port Royal Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 188 students
    1.6 miles
    1214 Paris Avenue
    Port Royal, SC 29935
    (843) 322-0820
    1.6 PK-5 188
  • Beaufort Beaufort High School Magnet School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,356 student
    2.1 miles
    84 Sea Island Parkway
    Beaufort, SC 29907
    (843) 322-2000
    2.1 9-12 1,356
  • Beaufort Riverview Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 646 students
    2.1 miles
    81 Savannah Highway
    Beaufort, SC 29906
    (843) 379-0133
    2.1 K-8 646

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