Blythewood Middle School

  • Blythewood Middle School serves 834 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 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 56% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Blythewood Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% 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 834 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students834 students
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Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Blythewood Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Blythewood Middle School is 0.62, which is equal to 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#313 out of 1142 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
6%
9%
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Black
48%
34%
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White
39%
51%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.620.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
62%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 02 School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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