Forest Circle Middle School (Closed 2012)

  • Forest Circle Middle School served 681 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 64% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 70%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 63% (which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 71%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Forest Circle Middle School placed 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%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 was higher than the South Carolina state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 46% of the student body (majority Black), which was lower than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students681 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#744 out of 1101 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
64%
70%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
71%
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Student : Teacher Ratio23:115:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
2%
2%
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Hispanic
1%
9%
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Black
43%
34%
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White
54%
51%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Forest Circle Middle School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.530.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
66%
63%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameColleton 01 School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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