Crayton Middle School

  • Crayton Middle School serves 1,006 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (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 58% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • Crayton Middle School's student population of 1,006 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,006 students
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Total Classroom Teachers68 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Crayton Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Crayton Middle School is 0.60, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. 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#380 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Crayton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Crayton Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
1%
2%
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Hispanic
5%
9%
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Black
37%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Crayton Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
51%
51%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Crayton Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.600.43
This chart display the diversity score of Crayton Middle School and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Crayton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Crayton Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRichland 01 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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To be a Cavalier PARENT for Crayton M School. This is my daughters first new steps for six grade which i know is going to be a great year because she has a great involved parent Mother which is me her not bff but her BFF PRINICPAL. GO CRAYTON.
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