Blythewood Middle School

  • Blythewood Middle School serves 835 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (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 53% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

  • Blythewood Middle School's student population of 835 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students835 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blythewood Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Blythewood Middle School is 0.60, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#481 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
44%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
48%
34%
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White
42%
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 Blythewood Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.600.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
64%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Blythewood 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 NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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