300 Shoals Road
Duncan, SC 29334
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Berry Shoals Intermediate serves 716 students in grades 5-6.
Berry Shoals Intermediate placed in the top 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the South Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 51% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 716 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in SC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Berry Shoals Intermediate ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Berry Shoals Intermediate's student population of 716 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 5-6
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
716 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
52 teachers
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School Rankings

Berry Shoals Intermediate is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,149 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Berry Shoals Intermediate is 0.54, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (SC)
Overall Testing Rank
#418 out of 1149 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
48%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
9%
11%
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Black
18%
33%
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White
65%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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Diversity Score
0.54
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
59%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Berry Shoals Intermediate's ranking?

Berry Shoals Intermediate ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for: Highest math proficiency (Top 20%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

65% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 46% SC state average), while 44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 48% SC state average).

How many students attend Berry Shoals Intermediate?

716 students attend Berry Shoals Intermediate.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

65% of Berry Shoals Intermediate students are White, 18% of students are Black, 9% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Berry Shoals Intermediate?

Berry Shoals Intermediate has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the South Carolina state average of 14:1.

What grades does Berry Shoals Intermediate offer ?

Berry Shoals Intermediate offers enrollment in grades 5-6 (offers virtual instruction).

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • Grades: 5-6
  • Enrollment: 716 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 65% (Top 20%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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