Chestnut Oaks Middle School

  • Chestnut Oaks Middle School serves 401 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
  • Chestnut Oaks Middle School operates within the Sumter 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 401 students has declined by 22% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 401 students
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Total Students (2012-2015)
Gender % Chestnut Oaks Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Total Teachers (2012-2015)
Students by Grade Chestnut Oaks Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less 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 13:1 16:1
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2015)
Hispanic
3%
8%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Black Students (2012-2015)
Black
89%
35%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Black Students (2012-2015)
White
8%
52%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School White Students (2012-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Chestnut Oaks 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.
0.20 0.42
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Diversity Score (2012-2015)
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.
100%
50%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2015)
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.
n/a
6%
Chestnut Oaks Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2013)

District Comparison

  • Sumter 01 School District's student population of 7,454 students has decreased by 15% over five years.
School District Name Sumter 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
6
Number of Students Managed 7,454 3,454
Sumter 01 School District Students Managed (1990-2011)
District Total Revenue n/a $39 MM
Sumter 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending n/a $38 MM
Sumter 01 School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student n/a $11,413
Sumter 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student n/a $10,999
Sumter 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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