Black Water Middle School

  • Black Water Middle School serves 671 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Black Water Middle School operates within the Horry 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 671 students has declined by 5% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 671 students
Black Water Middle School Total Students (2007-2015)
Gender % Black Water Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
Black Water Middle School Total Teachers (2007-2015)
Students by Grade Black Water Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 is more than the state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Black Water Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2007-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Black Water Middle School Asian Students (2007-2014)
Hispanic
15%
8%
Black Water Middle School Black Students (2007-2015)
Black
19%
35%
Black Water Middle School Black Students (2007-2015)
White
60%
52%
Black Water Middle School White Students (2007-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Black Water Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Black Water Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Black Water 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.
0.58 0.42
Black Water Middle School Diversity Score (2007-2015)
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.
60%
50%
Black Water Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2015)
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.
7%
6%
Black Water Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2015)

District Comparison

  • Horry 01 School District's student population of 40,669 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $12,420 is higher than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,751 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Horry 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
51
6
Number of Students Managed 40,669 3,454
Horry 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $509 MM $39 MM
Horry 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $481 MM $38 MM
Horry 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $12,420 $11,413
Horry 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $11,751 $10,999
Horry 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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