Clifdale Middle School

451 Heritage Hill Road
Spartanburg, SC 29307
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 631 students in grades 6-8, Clifdale Middle School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in South Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 41%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45% (which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than 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 52% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 631 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Bottom 50% in SC
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Clifdale Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in South Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Clifdale Middle School's student population of 631 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
631 students
Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
51 teachers
Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Clifdale Middle School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,154 schools in South Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Clifdale Middle School 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.
This School
State Level (SC)
#689 out of 1154 schools
(Bottom 50%)
35%
41%
45%
52%
45-49%
50%
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
11%
12%
Black
17%
32%
White
65%
48%
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
6%
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
0.54
Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
60%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
3%
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Clifdale Middle School's ranking?
Clifdale Middle School is ranked #689 out of 1,154 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in South Carolina.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
35% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 41% SC state average), while 45% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% SC state average).
How many students attend Clifdale Middle School?
631 students attend Clifdale Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
65% of Clifdale Middle School students are White, 17% of students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Clifdale Middle School?
Clifdale Middle School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the South Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Clifdale Middle School offer ?
Clifdale Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is Clifdale Middle School part of?
Clifdale Middle School is part of Spartanburg 03 School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 631 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 35%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 35% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45% (Btm 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), SC Dept. of Education

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