Gilbert Middle School

  • Gilbert Middle School serves 729 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the SC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
  • Gilbert Middle School operates within the Lexington 01 School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 729 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students729 students
Gilbert Middle School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Gilbert Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
Gilbert Middle School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeGilbert Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Gilbert Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
Asian
n/a
1%
Gilbert Middle School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
10%
8%
Gilbert Middle School Black Students (1996-2015)
Black
7%
35%
Gilbert Middle School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
81%
52%
Gilbert Middle School White Students (1995-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Gilbert Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Gilbert Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGilbert Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownSC 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.
0.330.61
Gilbert Middle School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
33%
50%
Gilbert Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2015)
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.
10%
6%
Gilbert Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Lexington 01 School District's student population of 24,224 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,900 is higher than the state average of $11,413. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,844 is higher than the state average of $10,999. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District NameLexington 01 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
6
Number of Students Managed24,2243,454
Lexington 01 School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$288 MM$39 MM
Lexington 01 School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$311 MM$38 MM
Lexington 01 School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$11,900$11,413
Lexington 01 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$12,844$10,999
Lexington 01 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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    Grades: 3-5 | 686 students
    0.6 miles
    314 Main Street
    GilbertSC 29054
    (803)821-1600
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  • GilbertGilbert Primary
    Grades: PK-2 | 796 students
    0.6 miles
    520 Main Street
    GilbertSC 29054
    (803)821-1400
    0.6PK-2796
  • GilbertGilbert High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 919 students
    0.7 miles
    840 Main Street
    GilbertSC 29054
    (803)821-1900
    0.79-12919
  • LexingtonRocky Creek Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 659 students
    5.8 miles
    430 Calks Ferry Road
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-4200
    5.8PK-5659
  • Lexington Lexington High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1729 students
    6.1 miles
    2463 Augusta Highway
    LexingtonSC 29072
    (803)821-3400
    6.19-121729

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